Panama City Beach Chamber News
Governor Crist’s Visit to the Panama City Beach Chamber
Governor Charlie Crist visited the Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, May 5, 2009. That afternoon the Chamber hosted a roundtable meeting with the Governor and ten community leaders representing a cross section of the Beach Chamber Membership. The group discussed the economy, education, property taxes, offshore drilling, and the new Panama City-Bay County International Airport, currently under construction and scheduled to open in May 2010. Chamber Board members, Staff and Ambassadors were on hand to welcome Governor Crist to Panama City Beach. Pictured from left: State Representatives Jimmy Patronis and Marti Coley; Governor Crist.