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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Residents petition to drive golf carts legally on Davis Islands streetsgoing, with hundreds of signatures, to get golf carts street legal in his neigh
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
going, with hundreds of signatures, to get golf carts street legal in his neighborhood and plans on taking the idea to Tampa City Council. "The big thing with Davis Islands is, we're almost a self-sustaining community, so we have that ability... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
William March: Chamber's Mike Griffin in question as Hillsborough commission candidateMarks, confirmed he's interested in the race, as well. Aakash Patel has alread
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Marks, confirmed he's interested in the race, as well. Aakash Patel has already filed on the GOP side, as has Democratic Tampa City Council member Yolie Capin. State Rep. Janet Cruz, D-Tampa, is also expected to file soon. Griffin has said he... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa looks to tame unruly boating near Courtney Campbell causewayTAMPA — The Tampa City Council took a step Thursday to tame unruly boating near
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
TAMPA — The Tampa City Council took a step Thursday to tame unruly boating near Ben T. Davis Beach, Rocky Point and Whiskey Joe's Bar & Grill. Council members voted to establish a slow-speed, minimum-wake zone south of the Courtney Campbell... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hillsborough joins Tampa, St. Pete in offering employees paid parental leavecounty currently offers one week of paid "newborn leave" but employees aren't p
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
county currently offers one week of paid "newborn leave" but employees aren't paid for additional leave. In February, the Tampa City Council voted to offer 8 weeks of paid parental leave to its 4,000 employees. "We shouldn't be forcing them to... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Proposed senior living home worrying some in Hyde Parkthose deliveries will be timed for non-peak traffic hours. Turner, Lykes and o
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 15 days ago
those deliveries will be timed for non-peak traffic hours. Turner, Lykes and other concerned residents plan to go before Tampa City Council on August 10, asking city leaders to reject Pridgen's proposal. In the meantime, developers maintain the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa council scheduled to discuss new program to finance energy-efficient upgradesprogram to help property owners finance energy-efficient or storm-resistant ren
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
program to help property owners finance energy-efficient or storm-resistant renovations faces another test at the Tampa City Council today. Toward the end of their 9 a.m. meeting, council members are scheduled to get a report on the PACE,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Two illicit massage parlors in South Tampa shut down after group sheds light to issueof these parlors letting everybody know the men and women could possibly being
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
of these parlors letting everybody know the men and women could possibly being victims of sex trafficking. Now, they have Tampa City Council backing them up to shut them down. “This is our opportunity moving forward to do something meaningful and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
What you need to know for Thursday, July 27program to help property owners finance energy-efficient or storm-resistant ren
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
program to help property owners finance energy-efficient or storm-resistant renovations faces another test at the Tampa City Council today. Toward the end of their 9 a.m. meeting, council members are scheduled to get a report on the PACE,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
A historic Tampa family saves a historic Tampa home built by an ancestorFort Myers and in the state Legislature before moving to the downtown cottage i
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Fort Myers and in the state Legislature before moving to the downtown cottage in Tampa. He would go on to get elected to Tampa City Council, work as county solicitor and state attorney, assist in the development of Ybor City and donate the Davis... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
SOCom moves to bring growing Warrior Games for injured troops to Tampato the Pentagon. But there is already a groundswell of excitement. After readi
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
to the Pentagon. But there is already a groundswell of excitement. After reading about the games in the Tampa Bay Times, Tampa City Council member Luis Viera on Thursday proposed that the council write a letter to the Pentagon requesting that the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Local officials say a more generous homestead exemption could reduce government servicesRichard Corcoran of Land O' Lakes and Sen. Tom Lee of Thonotosassa — but couldn
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Richard Corcoran of Land O' Lakes and Sen. Tom Lee of Thonotosassa — but couldn't get any to attend. One of the panelists, Tampa City Council member Harry Cohen, said he doesn't typically hear constituents complaining about their property taxes,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Even transit leaders don't rely on their own buseson the transit issue. ... It's not very amenable to my kind of schedule. I'm no
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
on the transit issue. ... It's not very amenable to my kind of schedule. I'm not an 8-to-5 in one place type of person." Tampa City Council member Mike Suarez said it would be impossible to ride the bus and still meet with his insurance... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Hillsborough County considering removing Confederate statue, decision may be made Wednesdaysaid. Removing the memorial could cost up to $100,000. "I hope those remainin
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
said. Removing the memorial could cost up to $100,000. "I hope those remaining commissioners, one or two or three, will be brave enough to join those three who already voted to move this monument,” Frank Reddick, with Tampa City Counc... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Second vote nears on removal of Tampa Confederate Monumentgroups fighting to keep statue where it is Compromise involves moving statue t
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
groups fighting to keep statue where it is Compromise involves moving statue to private cemetery RELATED STORIES Several Tampa city council members joined a number of county commissioners and state elected officials at the monument on July 18,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
William March: Ken Hagan raises unprecedented six-figures for three months runninglikely to be a tough battle for the District 1 county commissioner's seat, mean
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
likely to be a tough battle for the District 1 county commissioner's seat, meanwhile, is starting slowly. Democratic Tampa City Council member Yoli Capin, the first to enter the race when she filed in late May, so far hasn't raised a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Five questions about Super Bowl secrecy and Tampa costsaimed to cap city expenditures at $1 million when the bid was submitted in 2005
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 1 months ago
aimed to cap city expenditures at $1 million when the bid was submitted in 2005. This year, Mayor Bob Buckhorn and the Tampa City Council passed a resolution that promised to provide an endless slew of city services, from police to fire to... Read more

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