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The City of Tampa Mayor’s Hispanic Advisory Council has selected Dr. Anh-Kay Pizano, lifelong champion of educational access for disadvantaged and minority students, as the 9th recipient of its…

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Latinos Unidos Scholarship Luncheon EVENT DATE: Wednesday, May 11, 2022TIME: 12:00 p.m. LOCATION: Armature Works (1910 N Ola Ave, Tampa, FL 33602)  Mayor Jane Castor and the Mayor's Hispanic…

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Tampa’s Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management drivers will compete in the 2022 SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America) ROAD-E-O on April 22-23 in Fort Myers, FL.…

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PROTECTING TAMPA'S CANOPY THROUGH RESEARCH AND RESIDENT PARTICIPATION  The City of Tampa and the University of South Florida are conducting the fourth urban ecological analysis of Tampa's tree…

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Statement on Silver Oaks Apartments Tampa Mayor Jane Castor released the following statement related to news reports regarding unacceptable conditions at Silver Oaks Apartments in Tampa: “The…

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TAMPA FIRE RESCUE RECOGNIZES YOUNG HERO WITH FIRE CHIEF'S COMMENDATIONafter alerting family to dangerous house fire   WHO: Tampa Fire Rescue Chief Barbara Tripp, Hillsborough County Public Schools…

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Castor’s Classroom Companions Sending Seniors into Local SchoolServing as Tutors and Mentors  Teachers and students at a local school are receiving an extra pair of helpful hands in the classroom…

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City of Tampa Partners with Seniors in Service to Launch New Mentoring InitiativeCastor’s Classroom Companions incentivizes volunteers, boosts student achievement WHAT:  Mayor Jane Castor and…

News Solid Waste

Mayor Castor and the Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management will honor the 2022 3R’s Art & Poetry Contest winners in an outdoor ceremony. The ceremony will be held at…

News General, News Parks and Recreation

Mayor Castor Announces Members of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Team as part of her Transforming Tampa's Tomorrow Effort     The City of Tampa, under the direction of Mayor Jane Castor, has…

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Mayor Jane Castor and the City of Tampa's Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management will celebrate the student winners of 2022 3R’s Art & Poetry Contest in an outdoor…

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Tampa’s Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management will fully open its new McKay Bay Transfer Station on Monday, April 18, 2022. The new, 53,000 square-foot McKay Bay Transfer…

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Late Thursday evening, crews completed repair of a South Tampa pipeline that was hit by a third party doing work for someone other than the City of Tampa. It caused a large water main break that…

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On Tuesday, April 12th, Tampa Convention Center’s Taurus Gadsden was recognized before City Council as the ATU 1464 City of Tampa Employee of the Month.  Having originally joined the TCC family as…

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WHAT: Wellswood Community Garden – Youth Spring Planting DayWHO: Community members, Tampa Parks & Rec, City of Tampa Solid WasteDATE: Thursday, April 14  TIME: 3:00 PMLOCATION: Wellswood Center,…

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 In observance of the Spring Holiday, City of Tampa offices will be closed on Friday, April 15, 2022. Residential Customers will not receive collection service on Friday, April 15, 2022. The revised…

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  The TECO Line Streetcar carried a record 107,956 trips in March 2022 The TECO Line Streetcar broke an all-time monthly ridership record in March 2022 with 107,956 trips reported. It was the…

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Tampa en Español Launches As the Spanish speaking population in the City of Tampa continues to grow, the city is proud to announce the creation of Tampa en Español.  This page is designed with new…

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Guest speakers Fred Hearns and Patricia Newton  MEDIA AVAILABILITY  WHO: Mayor Jane Castor will be joined by past and present employees of the Office of Human Rights, Human Rights Board members, and…

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Foundation for Tampa's Neighborhoods will drastically reduce the likelihood of water main breaks and wastewater cave ins.  WHO: Mayor Jane Castor, Brad Baird, Deputy Administrator of…

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City of Tampa working to create climate-ready infrastructure for Palmetto Beach Through New Coastal Design Grant  The City of Tampa, with the support of a $200,000 grant from the National Fish and…

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The City of Tampa, including Old City Hall, the Tampa Riverwalk and Downtown bridges, will light up in blue and yellow tonight at sunset in celebration of the Tampa Bay Rays Opening Weekend.   Last…

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WHAT: Belmont Heights Little League New Field Opening WHEN: Saturday, April 9, 2022 TIME: 10:00 AM LOCATION: Belmont Heights Little League, 2101 E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607 …

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Mayor Jane Castor today announced plans to increase transparency and accountability at City Hall, including improving lobbyist registrations and disclosures, conflict of interest reporting by elected…

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Lynn Hurtak will be sworn in on Thursday.Photo Courtesy: Lynn Hurtak Tampa City Council will swear in Amanda Lynn Hurtak on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. to replace the council seat formerly…