The City of Destin is currently discussing the terms for a new franchise agreement with Gulf Power to provide electric service to the city and is simultaneously exploring the option to purchase the electric distribution system from Gulf Power - all in an effort to provide the best rates and service to Destin residents and businesses. Currently, Destin customers pay one of the highest electric power rates in Florida.
Mayor Scott Fischer recently shared his thoughts and facts on the issue in a letter that was published in The Destin Log. He would like to share this letter with you and encourage everyone to understand the city council's intent and the facts relating to their electric utility service. His letter can be viewed
If you have questions or concerns about information you are receiving on this matter, Mayor Fischer encourages you to reach out to him at
Destin City Council meetings are held the first and third Monday of every month in the council chambers at the Destin City Hall Annex located at 4100 Indian Bayou Trail. These meetings begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noticed. See the City Calendar
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