OLF-8 Master Plan

Charrette Update
The charrette has concluded, but you can still catch up.
Click here to access meeting recordings, and we will be updating the website with next steps very soon!

Watch the Charrette Closing Presentation


The OLF-8 Master Plan presents a bold opportunity to create a sustainable, prosperous, and productive future for the residents of the Beulah community and Escambia County as a whole.

Through technical and economic research, data analysis, a robust public engagement plan, and best practices in land development, the design of this 500-acre former helicopter training field will lead the way to a brighter future for the entire region. 



What’s Happening Now?

  • Emails.
    After several public record requests of the OLF-8 Master Plan team’s external and stakeholder emails, we were also asked to turn over our internal emails and text messages as well. In the interest of transparency, here they are, along with the memo from team leader Marina Khoury to the Board of County Commissioners.
  • Update: The Hybrid Plan
    Earlier this month, Commissioner Robert Bender convened a meeting of some OLF-8 stakeholders regarding the future of the Master Plan process. That meeting was attended by Commissioner Bender, Scott Luth of Florida West, Lewis Bear of the Pensacola-Escambia Development Commission, Keith Hoskins of Navy Federal, and members of the DPZ team.  The purpose of the […]
  • OLF-8 Master Plan Team Seeks Your Attendance at Virtual Charrette
    Have Your Say on the Future of Former Helicopter Field A 500-acre former helicopter training field in Beulah is ready for a makeover…or at least a plan. The landing field, known as OLF-8, is now the property of the citizens of Escambia County, and county commissioners want the public to help decide its future as […]

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About the OLF-8 Master Plan

Check out this quick video with Marina Khoury of DPZ CoDesign, lead consultant on the project, about the OLF-8 Master Plan!