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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Hillsborough County Receives Top Economic Development Award for CitiGroup, Inc. Project

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 27, 2016) - Adding to the list of recent economic development achievements, the Hillsborough County Economic Development Department and the Tampa-Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation were jointly awarded the highest...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Annual Senior Prom Headlines June Activities for Seniors

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 24, 2016) - Hillsborough County Aging Services offers a variety of fun activities for adults age 50 and over. Visit HillsboroughCounty.org/Aging to view activity calendars and additional center information, or call Aging Ser...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

Find Your Feline Friend at Pet Resource Center's June First Saturday Celebration

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 24, 2016) - Father's Day is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate dad than with a new four-legged companion! Take part in our June cat adoption promotion and find your feline friend at the Hillsborough Co...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Support Local Veterans and the Tampa Bay Lightning at Eat at Joe's Third Anniversary Celebration

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 23, 2016) - Show your support for local veterans and the Tampa Bay Lightning by dropping off donations at Hillsborough County's Eat at Joe's third anniversary lunchtime celebration on Wednesday, May 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m....Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2016

Hillsborough County's Emergency Management Program Ranks among the Best in U.S.

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 19, 2016) - Hillsborough County residents will enter the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season with something new in their collective readiness kit - the knowledge that their emergency planners and responders are among the most pre...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

Hillsborough Commissioners Seek Applications for Citizen Boards and Councils

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 2, 2016) - Hillsborough County Commissioners are seeking residents to serve on several County citizen advisory boards and councils. Residents interested in seeking appointment must be registered voters in Hillsborough County...

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Posted on: May 23, 2016

Hillsborough County Office and Facility Closings for Memorial Day

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 23, 2016) - Most Hillsborough County offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day federal holiday.

Closed facilities include the administrative offices of County government, a...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Emergency Officials to Test Plans, Response during Annual Hillsborough County Hurricane Exercise

Photo/Video/Interview Opportunity

Who: Representatives from County departments and agencies; Cities of Tampa, Plant City and Temple Terrace; critical infrastructure representatives, such as TECO; and local community agencies involved in disaster response
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Posted on: May 16, 2016

Commissioner Sandy Murman Hosts Community Office Hours in South County on Thursday, May 26th

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 16, 2016) - Hillsborough County Commissioner Sandra L. Murman, District 1, will host community office hours from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the South Shore Regional Service Center, to hear from residents without them having...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Hillsborough County and Allegheny County, Pa. Place Friendly Wager on NHL Eastern Conference Finals

Hillsborough County, Fla. - Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Lesley "Les" Miller, Jr. and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald today announced they have placed a friendly wager on the Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Pittsburgh Peng...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

The Center for Development Services in County Center to Close One Hour Early on May 16

The Center for Development Services, Hillsborough County';s development and construction permitting customer service center, will close its County Center location for the day at 4 p.m. on Monday, May 16.

Online services will still be available at Hillsbo...

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Meet with Commissioner Beckner at his Community Office Hours - May 25

Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin Beckner, District 6, Countywide, is hosting office hours in the community one day every month in locations around the county. These events provide residents the opportunity to meet with the Commissioner, one-on-one, ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2016

Brandon Regional Library to Temporarily Close for Parking Lot Repaving

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 6, 2016) - The Brandon Regional Library, located at 619 Vonderburg Drive, will be closed Tuesday, May 10, through the morning of Saturday, May 14, while workers repave the parking lot. The Center Place next door also will be...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

Hillsborough County to Present Youth Excellence and Achievement Awards (YEA! Awards)

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 3, 2016) - The Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners will present the Youth Excellence and Achievement Awards (YEA! Awards) to recognize six outstanding young people at 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 4, in the second flo...

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Posted on: May 3, 2016

UPDATE: Lettuce Lake Park to Reopen May 20

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 3, 2016) - Beginning Monday, May 16, Hillsborough County Conservation and Environmental Lands Management will close Lettuce Lake Park for main roadway repaving and re-striping. The park is schedule to reopen Friday, May 20. ...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

Hillsborough Commissioners Seek Applications for Citizen Boards and Councils

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 2, 2016) - Hillsborough County Commissioners are seeking residents to serve on several County citizen advisory boards and councils. Residents interested in seeking appointment must be registered voters in Hillsborough County...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

New Traffic Signals Coming to Brandon Area Neighborhoods to Improve Safety

Hillsborough County, Fla. (April 28, 2016) - Hillsborough County residents will soon notice two new intersection traffic signal projects south of East Lumsden Road in Brandon. Installation of the first new traffic signal at the intersection of Durant and ...Read on...

Posted on: April 26, 2016

Women's Conference of Florida 2016

Hillsborough County, Fla. (April 26, 2016) - The 2016 Women's Conference of Florida, Chaired by Hillsborough County Commissioner Sandra L. Murman, and Florida's first statewide professional women's conference, will debut May 19-20 in Tampa, FL.

The the...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2016

Apollo Beach Nature Preserve to Close for Shoreline Restoration on April 11

Hillsborough County, Fla. (April 6, 2016) – Hillsborough County Conservation & Environmental Lands Management will close the Apollo Beach Nature Preserve on April 11, 2016, to protect public safety during the second phase of the Apollo Beach shoreline res...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

2016 Hillsborough County Women's Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Hillsborough County, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2016) - Today, the Hillsborough County Commission on the Status of Women announced the selection of former State Rep. Betty Reed and Lee Leavengood into the 2016 class of the Hillsborough County Women's Hall of Fame. Th...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2016

Public Meeting to Discuss Proposed Location of Columbus Drive Tournament Sports Complex

Hillsborough County, Fla. (Jan. 14, 2016) - The Hillsborough County Parks & Recreation department has scheduled a public meeting for Tuesday, Jan. 26, to discuss the site of a proposed tournament sports complex on Columbus Drive. The proposed County-owned...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2016

Library Cooperative Wants Feedback for the Future

Hillsborough County, Fla. (Jan. 12, 2016) - The Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative wants to hear from residents about the future of local public library services, programs, and facilities.

Beginning Jan. 19 and lasting through the spring, t...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2015

Maydell Drive Bridge Over Tampa Bypass Canal is Closed

Hillsborough County, Fla. (Dec. 21, 2015) - The Maydell Drive bridge over the Tampa Bypass Canal has been closed to all traffic until further notice.

The bridge, just south of State Road 60, connects traffic to Palm River Road and other points south. M...Read on...


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Posted on: April 29, 2016

May is a Month for Health and Fitness at Hillsborough County Senior Centers

Hillsborough County Aging Services offers a variety of activities for adults age 50 and over. Visit HillsboroughCounty.org/Aging to view activity calendars and additional center information, or call Aging Services at (813) 272-5250.

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Posted on: April 29, 2016

May the Fourth be With You and Much More Happening at Libraries

Join the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative for interesting, entertaining, and informative free programs for the entire family this May. For a comprehensive look at library programming, visit hcplc.org, select a library location, and view...

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Posted on: March 30, 2016

Whether a Story or a Rhyme, April is Your Time at Local Libraries

Join the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative for interesting, entertaining, and informative free programs for the entire family this April. For a comprehensive look at library programming, visit hcplc.org, select a library location, and vi...
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