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Creating A Better South Walton

by Julie Cumby for the Rosemary Thymes The stunning color of the Gulf of Mexico, the pristine white sand beaches, the untouched natural beauty of the state parks and coastal dune lakes, the distinctive character … read more

Article: Could South Walton Incorporate?

Local organization hopes for more effective governance and local representation   By Julie Kerwin Cumby, printed in The beauty and enviable lifestyle of Seaside, 30A and South Walton has been attracting residents and visitors … read more

A Better South Walton Announces New Location of Town Charter Public Workshop

SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 — A Better South Walton (ABSW), a volunteer organization dedicated to seeking more effective governance and local representation for South Walton, announces a new location for one of its charter workshops, designed … read more


Upcoming Events

Community Ambassador Meetings

Wednesday, September 28
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Community Church
3524 US Highway 98 West
Santa Rosa Beach, FL
(Located at the northeast intersection of Church Street and US Highway 98 West)

Wednesday, October 5
5:30PM - 7:00PM
Community Church
3524 US Highway 98 West
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

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The Communities of South Walton

Support Your Right to Vote - Sign the Petition!

Signing the Petition will show your support for giving the residents of South Walton the right to vote on this transformational issue. Signing the petition does not mean you have committed to support incorporation, it says you support giving South Walton residents that are registered voters the RIGHT to VOTE on whether or not to become a new municipality in the summer of 2017.

Schedule a Meeting With Us

After a year and a half of research and study ABSW has held multiple community meetings to present our findings and conclusions. We want to continue the dialogue with the community. If you have a group that wants to talk about the incorporation of South Walton as a municipality, we want to meet with you! Whether it's your church group, neighborhood group, HOA, civic organization, or professional organization we are available to discuss the issues and get your questions answered. To schedule a meeting with A Better South Walton email us at We look forward to meeting with you.

Walton County Info

Resources & Statistics

Walton County is Florida's 41st most populous county, with 0.3% of Florida's population. Click the link for helpful links and resources for Walton County, Florida, government agencies, departments, committees and online resources, as well as extensive statistical data. read more

Send us a Note

Do you have a comment or suggestion to send us? Do you want more information about incorporating South Walton? Contact us to schedule a meeting for your neighborhood, church, business or civic group. We'd love to hear from you!

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