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WHAT: Mayor Jane Castor will present the USF Women's Basketball Team with a proclamation declaring April 8 USF Women's Basketball Team Day.WHEN: April 8, 2021 at 4:00 PMWHERE: Brickyard between the Tampa Municipal Office Building and Old City…
Updated: 04/08/2021 - 11:56 am
The City of Tampa will shine blue and white on March 25 to honor the Bicentennial Anniversary of Greek Independence Day. WHAT: Old City Hall and downtown bridges will illuminate blue and white (the colors of the Greek flag) at sundown on March 25…
Updated: 03/25/2021 - 11:11 am
The City of Tampa will join cities across the nation to light up red on March 24th in honor of Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross’s Giving Day.  WHAT: Old City Hall and downtown bridges will illuminate red at sundown on March 24 as a sign…
Updated: 03/23/2021 - 05:41 pm
WHAT:  Mayor Castor receiving her first vaccineWHEN: March 19, 2021 at approximately 5:15 p.m. WHERE:              Tampa Greyhound Track, 755 East Waters Avenue DETAILS: Tampa Mayor Jane Castor received her first dose of the Pfizer vaccine at…
Updated: 03/20/2021 - 09:30 am
WHAT: Mayor Jane Castor will officially cut the ribbon on the new expansion at the Williams Park Center Expansion. WHEN: March 17, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. WHERE: Williams Park, 4362 East Osborne Avenue, Tampa DETAILS:  Community members are joining…
Updated: 03/17/2021 - 01:53 pm
Tampa achieved a 45% increase in construction value despite the global pandemic The City of Tampa has concluded its extensive process to identify a developer to lead transformative and inclusive development in the West Tampa community. During a…
Updated: 03/17/2021 - 02:07 pm
Tampa Mayor Jane Castor proclaims March 12, 2021 “Rod Carter Day” WHAT: Mayor Jane Castor and City employees will present WFLA-News Channel 8 Anchor Rod Carter with a proclamation during a farewell tribute. WHEN: March 12, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. WHERE…
Updated: 03/12/2021 - 11:49 am
WHAT:  Mayor Jane Castor will officially cut the ribbon on the new expansion at the New Tampa Community Recreation Center. WHERE:  New Tampa Recreation Center, 17302 Commerce Park Boulevard, Tampa WHEN:  March 3, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. DETAILS: The…
Updated: 03/02/2021 - 05:47 pm
The City of Tampa is hosting its annual Josephine Howard Stafford Memorial Award ceremony on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. The event is set to take place at Lykes Gaslight Square Park at 241 East Madison Street in downtown Tampa, and will be…
Updated: 03/01/2021 - 10:07 am
“COVID-19 Pandemic: Impact on our Healthcare System” addresses facts and myths. WHAT: Dr. Charles J. Lockwood, MD (Sr. VP of USF Health & Dean of Morsani College of Medicine) will join Dr. Ahn-Kay Pizano, PhD. (USF Director of MD Admissions)…
Updated: 02/25/2021 - 12:47 pm
WHAT: Mayor Jane Castor will officially cut the ribbon on the new Freedom Playground expansion at MacFarlane Park. WHERE: Macfarlane Park, 1700 North MacDill Avenue, Tampa WHEN: February 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. DETAILS:  A new playground expansion…
Updated: 02/24/2021 - 01:02 pm
The City of Tampa Mobility and City Planning Departments recently launched an initiative called Tampa MOVES that will help shape transportation, growth, and development in Tampa now and into the future. This plan will be developed through community…
Updated: 02/24/2021 - 04:43 pm
WHAT:  Mayor Jane Castor designates KJ Sails as Tampa honorary Mayor for the Day WHEN: February 18, 2021 from 8:30am to 5 p.m. WHERE: Media availability throughout the day. Please call Janelle McGregor at 813-310-5545 to schedule DETAILS: Tampa…
Updated: 02/18/2021 - 01:35 pm
“We have worked with Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla, EventFest and other community stakeholders to try and determine a safe way to host up to a half of a million scallywags along the Gasparilla invasion and parade routes. Alas, there was no secret…
Updated: 02/16/2021 - 03:21 pm
Around 250 health heroes at Tampa General Hospital are receiving a warm meal from the Columbia Restaurant Group this week as part of a joint Super Bowl bet between Tampa Mayor Jane Castor and Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas.  Per Super Bowl…
Updated: 02/15/2021 - 04:56 pm
DATE/TIME: February 8, 2021 @ 11:00 AMLOCATION: TAMPA CONVENTION CENTER ROUNDABOUT*MEDIA AVAILABILITY* Mayor Jane Castor and City of Tampa leadership will provide a post-Super Bowl LV update. *Masks are required* See the full press conference at …
Updated: 02/09/2021 - 01:25 pm
To help the City of Tampa prepare to protect fans and visitors in the week leading up to the big game, two community partners have stepped up to provide nearly 350,000 face masks for distribution. American Surgical Mask Co., a 3-ply disposable mask…
Updated: 02/06/2021 - 12:22 am
Yesterday, Mayor Jane Castor welcomed Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas to Tampa today with a fun welcome ceremony at Tampa International Airport. Super Bowl LV ambassadors and Mayor Jane Castor gave a warm welcome to Kansas City fans as they arrived…
Updated: 02/05/2021 - 08:06 am
Mayor Jane Castor will greet Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas at Tampa International Airport tomorrow as he arrives for the Super Bowl.  The two mayors will hold a joint media availability near the Airside C shuttle and Hard Rock Cafe. WHO: Mayor…
Updated: 02/03/2021 - 03:52 pm
In an effort to practice safe social-distancing we will be holding a media availability via Facebook Live at 4:30 pm today.   WHO: Mayor Jane Castor, Tampa Bay Buccaneers legend Derrick Brooks, Tampa Bay Sports Commission Executive Director Rob…
Updated: 02/03/2021 - 12:09 pm