Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Discussion and Action Regarding Dismissal of Denton Cove Lawsuit

The Apalachicola Board of City Commissioners will hold a Special City Meeting at 6:00 P.M. EDT, tomorrow October 29, 2015, inside the Battery Park Community Center located at 1 Bay Avenue in Apalachicola.

The purpose of the meeting is to hear an update from legal counsel assigned by the city’s insurance carrier to the Denton Cove lawsuit against the City of Apalachicola concerning facts revealed during depositions and discovery that may lead to a dismissal of the suit and possible action by the City Commission.

Currently the lawsuit has been fast tracked and a hearing on a Motion for Preliminary Injunction has been scheduled for Monday, November 2, 2015, before U.S. District Court Judge Robert Lewis Hinkle in Tallahassee.

The agenda for the Special Meeting can be found on the City of Apalachicola’s official website at, which has been posted there since Tuesday morning October 27, 2015, or by clicking HERE.  The public is invited to attend.