Jan. 10, 2022
I-110 Homeless Encampment Update
Today, Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, the City of Pensacola posted notices at the homeless encampment under Interstate 110 notifying individuals of a Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 deadline to vacate the encampment. City Code Enforcement officers will also be walking through the encampment to speak with individuals in the area and inform them of the posted notices.
As the I-110 encampment has continued to grow, so have public health and safety concerns in the area, which is located on Florida Department of Transportation Property that is leased to the City of Pensacola.
People living in the encampment will have until Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 to collect their personal belongings as outlined in the posted notices. During that time, the city will be working with local organizations to connect homeless individuals in the area with shelter and other resources as available.
Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, the city will thoroughly clean and sanitize the area and collect any remaining personal items. Any items left behind at the encampment will be safely stored until Wednesday, March 16, 2022. During this period, individuals will have the opportunity to collect their belongings as indicated in the posted notices.