Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 56,255 and as of 2006, the estimated population was 53,248. However, the Pensacola metropolitan area, comprising Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, had a population of 439,877.
Pensacola is a sea port on Pensacola Bay, which connects to the Gulf of Mexico. A large United States Navy Naval Air Station Pensacola, the first in the United States, is located southwest of Pensacola (near the community of Warrington) and is home to the Blue Angels flight demonstration team and the National Museum of Naval Aviation. The main campus of the University of West Florida is situated north of the city center.
Food Runs Low
The Pensacola, Florida residents are feelings the end of the benefit stimulus package. The stimulus package was put into place as of 2009 and now has ended. This is not a good time for a reduction in food benefits due to increasing spending due to higher bills, holidays, and necessity of food. Families of four or more will receive $36 less a month. This translates to approximately $25 less for food benefit receivers. Those rendered jobless are already in despair; now the benefits will cause more issues for families. The food pantries are giving approximately 40,000 more pounds of food out this year and is forced to limit the outgoing quantity due to more families needing help.
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