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The Tampa Tribune
Recruiting specialist Velocity Resource Group moving its headquarters from Chicago to Tampaallow the company to provide results overnight. Velocity received an incentive
Recruiting specialist Velocity Resource Group moving its headquarters from Chicago to Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
allow the company to provide results overnight. Velocity received an incentive package totaling $150,000. In May, the Tampa City Council and Hillsborough County Board each approved awards of $15,000, and the state added $120,000. Such... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ruth: Fixing sewers isn’t sexy; neither is the messlike rebuilding a massive water treatment system simply isn’t very much fun. An
Ruth: Fixing sewers isn’t sexy; neither is the mess
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
like rebuilding a massive water treatment system simply isn’t very much fun. And it certainly isn’t cheap. Days ago the Tampa City Council, for the first time in anyone’s memory, took a big gulp and voted to approve a 30-year, $251 million... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Moderate middle makes a comeback in Tampa state House debateprivate business. She has worked for a bank, in real estate development and in
Moderate middle makes a comeback in Tampa state House debate
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
private business. She has worked for a bank, in real estate development and in construction before winning election to the Tampa City Council in 2011. She has resigned from the council, effective in November, as legally required to run in the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Keep them or scrap them: Tampa red light cameras debated todayKeep them or scrap them. Thursday Tampa City Council will decide either to ext
Keep them or scrap them: Tampa red light cameras debated today
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
Keep them or scrap them. Thursday Tampa City Council will decide either to extend a contact with the company that maintains and operates the camera for two more years or get rid of them altogether. Tampa's 54 red light cameras have nabbed thousands... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Endorsements, crossovers in Singer vs. Toledo race for House District 60western part of Ruskin. Singer, a lawyer and first-time candidate, is touting
Endorsements, crossovers in Singer vs. Toledo race for House District 60
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
western part of Ruskin. Singer, a lawyer and first-time candidate, is touting endorsements from all seven members of the Tampa City Council. The endorsements were made individually, not collectively by the council acting in its official capacity,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Candidates seeking Tampa council seat have rich résumésTAMPA — On paper, the field of six candidates to replace Lisa Montelione on the
Candidates seeking Tampa council seat have rich résumés
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
TAMPA — On paper, the field of six candidates to replace Lisa Montelione on the Tampa City Council is a well-rounded group where everyone has held a responsible job and worked in the community. Two doctors, a retired Tampa police officer, a former... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Carlton: Will Tampa be The Town That Uber Forgot?much-maligned PTC? Find a way to work this out for the good of the city. If yo
Carlton: Will Tampa be The Town That Uber Forgot?
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
much-maligned PTC? Find a way to work this out for the good of the city. If you’re wondering how much we care, note that Tampa City Council and PTC member Guido Maniscalco has gotten roughly 1,200 emails — compared to a couple dozen on the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Democrat Brian Willis, first-time candidate, would consider running in Hillsborough again— Kemp is a former Hillsborough County Democratic chairwoman, Scott served prev
Democrat Brian Willis, first-time candidate, would consider running in Hillsborough again
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
— Kemp is a former Hillsborough County Democratic chairwoman, Scott served previously on the County Commission and the Tampa City Council and John Dicks was a Plant City commissioner — and name recognition was always going to be a battle. He... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
What's the fix for sewage in the streets aftera long term solution is probably going to cost a lot more. This isn't just a Pi
What's the fix for sewage in the streets after
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 days ago
a long term solution is probably going to cost a lot more. This isn't just a Pinellas County problem -- it's regional. Tampa City Council members just approved a new yearly fee to pay for better drainage and improve on its decades-old... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Carlton: In the swirl of a storm, City Council votes for sanityeven as they spoke. Maybe it took the object lesson of a sideswipe from Hurric
Carlton: In the swirl of a storm, City Council votes for sanity
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
even as they spoke. Maybe it took the object lesson of a sideswipe from Hurricane Hermine on that very night, but the Tampa City Council at last managed to approve a new yearly fee to pay for better drainage in a town that badly needs... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa hopes new red light camera contract will win over doubters on City CouncilTAMPA — Mayor Bob Buckhorn is expected to face an uphill task in getting Tampa
Tampa hopes new red light camera contract will win over doubters on City Council
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
TAMPA — Mayor Bob Buckhorn is expected to face an uphill task in getting Tampa City Council members to extend the city’s red light camera program. To help sweeten the pot, city attorneys have negotiated a new deal with camera provider American... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa City Council: Put Monsignor Higgins’ name on Himes AvenueThe Tampa City Council voted Thursday to ask that N Himes Avenue in front of St
Tampa City Council: Put Monsignor Higgins’ name on Himes Avenue
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
The Tampa City Council voted Thursday to ask that N Himes Avenue in front of St. Lawrence Catholic Church be marked to honor the late Monsignor Laurence Higgins, the parish priest who founded the church in 1958. Higgins, whose community... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Airlines to Soon Offer Daily Nonstop Service from Tampa to HavanaMoffatt & Nichol; Ron Christaldi, Attorney; St. Pete Downtown Partnership; St.
Southwest Airlines to Soon Offer Daily Nonstop Service from Tampa to Havana
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
Moffatt & Nichol; Ron Christaldi, Attorney; St. Pete Downtown Partnership; St. Petersburg City Council Chair Amy Foster; Tampa City Council; Tampa Bay Partnership; Tampa Bay Rays; Tampa Museum of Art; University of South Florida; Visit Tampa Bay;... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Elia supporters silent as Hillsborough County School Board members vie for re-electionformer Hillsborough County Commissioner Mark Sharpe; CEO of the Tampa Bay Partn
Elia supporters silent as Hillsborough County School Board members vie for re-election
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
former Hillsborough County Commissioner Mark Sharpe; CEO of the Tampa Bay Partnership Rick Homans; Jan Platt, former Tampa City Council and Hillsborough County Commission member; and Stephanie MacNeel, vice president of the Hillsborough... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
No Parking Garage in Ballast Pointa new parking garage. Many neighbors of the club had banded together to appeal
No Parking Garage in Ballast Point
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted a month ago
a new parking garage. Many neighbors of the club had banded together to appeal City Council Members about these changes. Tampa City Council could finalize the changes to the rezoning application at a public meeting on September 22. For more... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa Sports Authority to consider fate of Sunset Music Festivaltwo ecstacy-related deaths and more than 50 ambulance runs to the hospital. Sp
Tampa Sports Authority to consider fate of Sunset Music Festival
The Tampa Tribune / Posted a month ago
two ecstacy-related deaths and more than 50 ambulance runs to the hospital. Sports authority president Eric Hart told the Tampa City Council this week the authority’s board plans a special meeting on Sept. 12 “to determine the future of the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Proposed fee to combat Tampa street flooding heads for key voteFor the second straight year, Tampa City Council on Thursday will consider crea
Proposed fee to combat Tampa street flooding heads for key vote
The Tampa Tribune / Posted a month ago
For the second straight year, Tampa City Council on Thursday will consider creating a new fee to pay for an ambitious plan to lessen the chronic street flooding residents see from a heavy summer thunderstorm. And this time, officials hope it... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
SoHo clubs bristle at Tampa’s tightening of noise ordinanceregulations. That may explain why roughly 100 S Howard Avenue corridor bar wor
SoHo clubs bristle at Tampa’s tightening of noise ordinance
The Tampa Tribune / Posted a month ago
regulations. That may explain why roughly 100 S Howard Avenue corridor bar workers and business owners converged on a Tampa City Council meeting Thursday to protest a new city noise ordinance. The new law does not change existing decibel... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
City asking for too much with Soho noise ordinance?data to be collected for a month before council to discuss ordinance again in O
City asking for too much with Soho noise ordinance?
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted a month ago
data to be collected for a month before council to discuss ordinance again in Oct. That is the fight that is ongoing after Tampa city council members told bar owners along South Howard Avenue to turn the music down. And this weekend will be the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
New safety and security measures planned for Sunset Music FestivalTAMPA, Fla. - A representative from the Tampa Sports Authority updated the Tamp
New safety and security measures planned for Sunset Music Festival
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
TAMPA, Fla. - A representative from the Tampa Sports Authority updated the Tampa City Council on safety measures that they anticipate to put in place for the 2017 music festival. These new measures come after two people died from attending the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa City Council honors Monsignor HigginsOne day after the death of Monsignor Laurence E. Higgins, Tampa City Council ho
Tampa City Council honors Monsignor Higgins
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
One day after the death of Monsignor Laurence E. Higgins, Tampa City Council honored the Irish priest who was a valued confident to many city and business leaders. Thursday’s council meeting began with a eulogy written by Steve Michelini, a local... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF study suggests Tampa police with body cameras less likely to use forceof the two-year study that examined the effect of the cameras on police behavio
USF study suggests Tampa police with body cameras less likely to use force
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
of the two-year study that examined the effect of the cameras on police behavior were released Wednesday, a day before the Tampa City Council is scheduled to discuss the department’s use of them. The Tampa Police Department outfitted 60 of its... Read more

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