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Facility Vacancy Announcement Information

Facility Numbers: 577 & 578

Region: 1

Committee District: 1

Type and Location: Holmes County Rest Area & Okaloosa County Eastbound Rest Area.

Reported Annual Sales: $101,258.05 (December, 2019 – November, 2020)

Recommended Staffing: Operator plus 1 part-time employee

Operational Hours: 24 hours per day / 7 days per week

Services & Products: Typical Vending Machine Fare

Vending Machines: 6 drink, 3 snack, 1 hot drink center, 1 Ice Cream, and 1 Change machine. On site storage room available at Okaloosa County Rest Area, but Holmes County has no storage facility.

Accessibility: The vending machines that comprise this location are located on ADA compliant property.

Special Information: These facilities are 40 miles apart, but attached together due to their rural location.

Business Enterprise Consultant: Brian K. Ashworth
Email:  Brian.Ashworth@dbs.fldoe.org
Telephone: (850) 284-7899

District 1 Committee Representative: Kurt Ponchak
Email: kponchak020@comcast.net
Telephone: (850) 345-9124

Availability Projection: Exact date to be determined by the Regional Consultant in collaboration with the incoming and outgoing vendors.

Absolute Deadline: All applications for any or all of the posted business opportunities must be received by the Bureau of Business Enterprise in Tallahassee no later January 31, 2021, without exception.  A post mark is not considered as the receipt date. You will be notified by email once your application is received. 

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