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Archived News & Public Notices

Archived News & Public Notices

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News General, News Mayor Office, News Parks and Recreation, News Special Events Coordination, News Tampa Riverwalk

The Tampa Parks and Recreation Department has been awarded the National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management. This highlights the Tampa Parks and Recreation Department's…

News Tampa Police

The Tampa Police Department had two separate laser incidents this past weekend which affected both Law Enforcement helicopter pilots and commercial aviation pilots. Arrests were made in both cases…

News Internal Audit

The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority (HCAA) is required by federal regulation to provide Aircraft Rescue Firefighting on its premises as one of the conditions for certification. To comply with…

News Internal Audit

The Parks and Recreation (P&R) Department’s Planning, Design, and Natural Resources is responsible for the collection of ideas and suggestions for P&R projects. The report in its entirety can…

News General, News Mayor Office, News Transportation and Stormwater Services

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…

News Tampa Police

 On 09/10/2021 units responded to a report of shots heard in the area of the 2900 block of N. 17th St. Upon arrival they found the victim, an adult male, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The…

News COVID-19, News Emergency Management, News General, News Parks and Recreation

In an effort to effectively serve more residents and increase local vaccination rates, the City of Tampa has expanded the operational hours of the Lee Davis Community Center COVID-19 Vaccination site…

News General, News Mayor Office

More Tampa Bay residents are now finding work in some of the area’s leading industries, including financial services, real-estate, and other professional services, according to the City of Tampa’s…

News General, News Special Events Coordination

A sold-out crowd is expected to begin arriving at Raymond James Stadium on Thursday afternoon for the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Dallas Cowboys on Thursday, Sept. 9th.  Drivers and…

News General, News Mayor Office

Tampa teens wanting to give back to their community and looking for glimpse into the workings of City Hall are invited to apply for seats on the Mayor’s Youth Corps. The Mayor’s Youth Corps is…

News General, News Transportation Advisories and Road Closures, News Transportation and Stormwater Services

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…

News General, News Mayor Office

For the continued support of local business recovery and emphasis on the health benefits of outdoor activity, the City of Tampa has again extended its Lift Up Local Economic Recovery Plan program to…

News Community Partnerships and Neighborhood Engagement, News General, News Mayor Office

Today, the City of Tampa launched TPA-WRX (TPA Works), a primary resource for job seekers and employers for career placement and job training. This comprehensive website includes a robust mix of…

News General, News Water Department

The Tampa Water Department will temporarily change its water disinfection process to chlorine between September 7-28, 2021. During this period, the department will use chlorine instead of chloramine…

News COVID-19, News Housing and Community Development

Now through December 2021, City of Tampa and Hillsborough County staff will be available to provide residents with one-on-one application assistance for critical rental and utilities relief. City of …

News Tampa Police

On 08/30/2021, officers responded to a disturbance near the 2900 block of W Abdella St. Upon arriving to the scene, officers located a 28-year-old male inside of his vehicle suffering from apparent…

News General, News Mayor Office

The City of Tampa is taking another big step to support climate action, transparency, and accountability by reporting its full greenhouse gas emissions to the global Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP…

News Solid Waste

In observance of Labor Day, City of Tampa offices will be closed on Monday, September 6, 2021.  Residential Customers will not receive collection service on Monday, September 6, 2021. The revised…

News General, News Water Department

Drinking Water Remains Safe to Drink Starting today, the Tampa Water Department will temporarily change its water disinfection process to chlorine due to a lack of liquid oxygen delivery to the…

News Convention Center Sail Pavilion

The Sail will be participating as a featured venue for Fourth Friday Tampa - a monthly arts & culture crawl throughout Tampa’s Downtown, providing an evening of special offerings, live music,…

News COVID-19, News Emergency Management, News General

The City of Tampa, in partnership with Hillsborough County and ImpactHealth, is opening a COVID-19 Vaccination Site at Lee Davis Community Center (3402 N 22nd St, Tampa, FL) today, August 23rd. This…

News General, News Water Department

The Tampa Water Department will temporarily change its water disinfection process to chlorine between September 7-28, 2021. During this period, the department will use chlorine instead of chloramine…

News General, News Mayor Office

The City of Tampa has selected former reporter, Lauren Rozyla, as the new Media Relations Manager.  Lauren Rozyla is a familiar face in the Tampa Bay community, having worked as a morning show…

News COVID-19, News General

Due to high demand for COVID-19 testing, the City of Tampa has opened an additional drive thru testing site at Al Barnes Park. Both PCR and Rapid Antigen tests are available. No …

News Emergency Management, News General, News Parks and Recreation

Update: 8/16/2021 - Sandbag distribution has ended.   As Tropical Depression Fred approaches our region, the City of Tampa is making sandbags available to the public starting August 13th at 1 pm…