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Updated: 09/14/2021 - 09:33 am
The City of Tampa Mobility Department has now launched Mayor Jane Castor's FIX IT FAST Initiative.    The City of Tampa's FIX IT FAST Initiative allows for residents to have the following repairs made within 72-hours after filing a report:  …
Updated: 09/03/2021 - 03:57 pm
Traffic is expected to be heavy in Downtown Tampa on Thursday, September 9, 2021 for the NFL Kickoff at the Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park. Barricades and signs will be located to assist with traffic flow. Please use caution when driving in the area…
Updated: 07/06/2021 - 09:19 am
As Tropical Storm Elsa approaches our region, the City of Tampa is activating its Citizen Information Center Hotline to help residents get prepared. Tampa's Emergency Hotline will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 6 to answer questions…
Updated: 05/27/2021 - 09:56 am
Resilient Tampa, a roadmap towards a stronger and more equitable future, created despite the COVID-19 pandemic, builds upon the city’s assets and strengths to address the most urgent shocks and stresses facing Tampa.  Mayor Jane Castor and the City…
Updated: 12/22/2020 - 02:56 pm
On Wednesday, 23rd, from 9 am to noon, two new Crosswalks to Classrooms murals will be painted at Shaw and Lanier Elementary Schools.  Artist Jay Giroux of the READ Movement will paint crosswalk murals featuring designs from popular elementary…
Updated: 11/30/2020 - 06:12 am
With the Synapse Summit currently in full swing, Mayor Jane Castor took the opportunity to engage the innovative community and reveal an exciting new initiative: Intersection of Innovation.This call to action to Tampa’s innovators is an opportunity…
Updated: 11/30/2020 - 06:11 am
The Right-of-Way (ROW) Permitting Office is now under the Mobility Department headed by Vik Bhide, Director, and the staff will report directly to Brandon Campbell, P.E., PTOE, Smart Mobility Division Manager.  The ROW Permitting Office is comprised…
Updated: 10/01/2020 - 07:07 am
On Saturday and Sunday, October 3rd and 4th, from 9 am to noon, two new Crosswalks to Classrooms murals will be painted at Edison and Dale Mabry Elementary Schools (weather permitting).  Artist Jay Giroux of the READ Movement will paint crosswalk…
Updated: 09/20/2020 - 03:45 pm
On Monday, Sept. 21, Mayor Jane Castor will be joined by Congresswoman Kathy Castor to discuss the $24 million BUILD Grant the City of Tampa received from the U.S. Department of Transportation.   WHO: Tampa Mayor Jane CastorU.S. Rep. Kathy Castor,…
Updated: 09/18/2020 - 06:33 am
In celebration of the City of Tampa’s fifth Crosswalks to Classrooms project at Broward Elementary School, on Friday, September 19th at 11 am, Mayor Jane Castor and Jacobs, a local engineering consulting firm, will distribute children’s books to the…
Updated: 09/10/2020 - 02:11 pm
The City of Tampa, thanks to our federal partners, was awarded $24,000,000 in federal funding from the US Department of Transportation as part of their Better Utilizing Investment to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant to extend the West side of the…
Updated: 09/10/2020 - 09:18 am
The City of Tampa’s Green Spine cycle track, which currently runs through Downtown Tampa, as part of Mayor Castor’s Transforming Tampa’s Tomorrow platform with a focus on Vision Zero, is being extended into West Tampa and Ybor City.  Phase 2 of the…
Updated: 09/10/2020 - 09:18 am
Due to executive orders declaring a state of emergency related to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the City of Tampa Mobility Department will hold an interactive live event online instead of holding an in-person public meeting for this project…
Updated: 08/28/2020 - 10:06 am
As part of Mayor Castor’s commitment to Vision Zero and transforming Tampa’s tomorrow, the City of Tampa will unveil our fifth Crosswalks to Classrooms project at Broward Elementary Monday, August 31 at 7:30 a.m., enlivening the crosswalk at Osborne…
Updated: 05/12/2020 - 07:41 am
Following a nation-wide search for a Sustainability & Resilience Officer, the City of Tampa has hired Whitford Remer to fill this new position as part of Mayor Castor’s vision for Transforming Tampa’s Tomorrow. “Strong cities are built on a…
Updated: 05/08/2020 - 10:48 am
Many people believe storm drains connect to sewer treatment systems -- but they don't.  In fact, most of the runoff in the City discharges directly into the Hillsborough River or the bays without receiving any treatment to filter out pollutants. …
Updated: 04/03/2020 - 05:53 pm
The City is Tampa is launching a pilot public messaging campaign reminding people to practice social distancing in high-density public pedestrian right-of-ways. The messages will reflect the stay calm, stay kind, and stay safe theme, these messages …
Updated: 02/26/2020 - 09:11 am
WHO: Vik Bhide, Director of TransportationWHAT: Update on CSX Track ClosuresWHERE: 306 E. Jackson, in lobbyWHEN: This afternoon at 2:30 p.m.