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The City of Tampa invites the community to the annual New Tampa Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting. Community leaders and City staff will light up a large Christmas tree at the New Tampa Recreation…

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The City of Tampa is gearing up for a full-scale emergency exercise on Wednesday, November 29, 2023, during which the Tampa Police Department, Tampa Fire Rescue, and 25 participating agencies will…

News Tampa Police

On November 20, 2023, at approximately 11:42 p.m., two suspects stole several packages from a home located on the 2500 block of Watrous Avenue. Detectives are seeking assistance in identifying the…

News Tampa Police

On November 26, 2023, at approximately 8:55 a.m., officers responded to the 14000 block of Riveredge Drive in reference to a female in her early teens who sustained serious injuries as a result of…

News Tampa Police

Beginning Wednesday, November 22, 2023, Tampa Police continued its increased patrol and officer presence throughout the Historic Ybor City District through early Sunday morning. Dedicated to…

News Tampa Police

Suspect Information Name: Jimmie Gardner DOB: 07/01/1966 Charges: One (1) Felony Count of Human Trafficking for Commercial Sexual Activity (Victim Less Than 18), One (1) Felony Count of Lewd or…

News Tampa Police

On November 16, 2023, Tampa Police arrested 14-year-old Kadyn Michael Abney in connection with the fatal Ybor City shooting that occurred on October 29, 2023. At the time of the incident, two…

News Tampa Police

After learning that two subjects with felony warrants may be in the Tampa area, Tampa Police officers began an investigation that led them to 2208 E. 15th Ave., where 37-year-old Martin Sequeira and…

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Due to this year’s drought, the Southwest Florida Management Water District (SWFWMD) issued a Modified Phase 1 Water Shortage for Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco Counties. This order will limit…

News General, News Solid Waste

The City of Tampa McKay Bay Waste to Energy Facility, the McKay Bay Scale House and Transfer Station is open to the general public and commercial customers following a power outage caused by an…

News General, News Parks and Recreation

As part of its ongoing efforts to keep adults engaged and active within their communities, Tampa Parks and Recreation's Davis Barksdale Senior Center will be hosting its annual Thanksgiving Dance…

News Tampa Police

Suspect Name: Lazaro Martinez Basilio Rojas(H/M) Date of Birth: 09/17/1998 Charge: One Count of Felony First Degree Murder Tampa Police arrested 26-year-old Lazaro Martinez and charged him with…

News Tampa Police

Just before 8:30 am, Tampa Police Officers responded to a fatal traffic crash at W. Hillsborough Ave and N Church St., where they located an adult female who had been struck by a vehicle,…

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In the summer of 2023 City of Tampa residents had the opportunity to weigh in on key quality of life issues such as transportation, housing affordability, public safety, and parks.  The City of Tampa…

News General, News Solid Waste

In observance of Thanksgiving, City of Tampa offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2023, and Friday,  November 24, 2023.   Commercial and Residential Customers will not receive collection…

News Tampa Police

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2023 Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Where: Centro Asturiano de Tampa (1913 N Nebraska Avenue) On Tuesday, November 14, 2023, the Tampa Police Department will host Town…

News General

Tampa is bringing back the holiday cheer with its annual #ShopSmallTampa campaign. For the fourth year in a row, the city will offer a festive guide to help discover and support local shops and…

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Committed to making Tampa's streets safer for everyone, regardless of mode of travel, the City of Tampa is excited to announce it has been awarded a $2.6 million grant from the United States…

News Tampa Police

Tampa Police detectives are seeking assistance in identifying a number of individuals who may have been involved in the fatal Ybor City shooting that occurred on October 29, 2023. The following video…

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One of Tampa's most iconic landmarks, the River Park Tower in Sulphur Springs, is being refurbished for the first time since 1989. Standing more than 200 ft. high, and carrying a near 100-year-old…

News Tampa Police

Tampa Police are currently investigating a suspicious death near W Hyde Park Pl and S Parker St. At approximately 7:12 p.m., officers responded to the occurred location following a report of an…

News Tampa Police

In response to the incident on October 29, 2023, Tampa Police increased patrol and officer presence throughout the Historic Ybor City District over the weekend. With assistance from neighboring law…

News Tampa Police

On November 4, 2023, at approximately 1:47 a.m., officers responded to the 8400 block of N. Dexter Ave in reference to a subject who was shot. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim in his…

News Tampa Police

On November 3, 2023, at approximately 5:46 a.m., officers responded to the 1100 block of W Lemon St in reference to an unresponsive subject. Upon officers arrival, an adult male was located with a…

News General, News Solid Waste

In observance of Veterans Day, the City of Tampa offices will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2023.Residential customers will not receive collection service on Friday, November 10, 2023. The…