Posted June 6, 2017 | 4:15 PM

Open House Meeting: East Lake Drainage Improvements

Hillsborough County, Fla. (June 6, 2017) - Hillsborough County residents can learn about a project to alleviate flooding on Travis Boulevard and Walton Way in the East Lake Park community during a public information meeting on Monday, June 12. Hosted by Hillsborough County Public Works, the meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the East Lake Community Center, 7217 Kingsbury Circle in Tampa.

The meeting will have an open-house format, with project displays available for viewing. Attendees can review, ask questions, and comment on the $633,000 Stormwater Fee Capital Improvement project, which is scheduled to begin construction in spring 2018.

The project will upgrade and add stormwater inlets along southbound Harney Road and at the intersection of Travis Boulevard and Walton Way. The stormwater system will be connected to the existing outfall pipe to East Lake.

Information presented at the meeting will also be available on the East Lake Drainage Improvement project webpage at

Questions about the meetings may be directed to Citizen Engagement at (813) 272-5275. Para información, llame al (813) 272-5275. For hearing and speech impaired assistance, call 711.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing special accommodations to participate and those seeking an interpreter should call no later than 48 hours before these meetings.

Media Contact:
Kara Walker
Communications & Digital Media
Office (813) 272-6699; Cell (813) 728-1447


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