Tampa Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

Tampa Police Investigating Fatal Shooting DATE/TIME:        September 17, 2017 at 3:09 a.m. LOCATION:         Armenia Avenue/Alva Street VICTIM #1:          O’Shay Lindsey Vondel Lewis, DOB: 11-02-93 (driver)                      VICTIM #2:          David Williams Jr., DOB: 08-19-93 (rear seat passenger) DETAILS: Tampa Police homicide detectives

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Temporary Lane Closure on E Twiggs Street September 18, 2017 for Utility Work

Temporary Lane Closure on E Twiggs Street September 18, 2017 for Utility Work A portion of E Twiggs Street between N Jefferson Street and N Meridian Avenue will close on Monday, September 18, 2017, for Expressway Authority Connected Vehicle Pilot

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Temporary Lane Closure of Himes Avenue September 18, 2017 for Site Development

Temporary Lane Closure of Himes Avenue September 18, 2017 for Site Development A portion of N Himes Avenue between W Spruce Street and W Cypress Street will close on Monday, September 18, 2017, for a site development project at the

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City of Tampa Solid Waste to Resume Collection Service Following Hurricane Irma

City of Tampa Solid Waste to Resume Collection Service Following Hurricane Irma City of Tampa Solid Waste services will return following Hurricane Irma as follows: Residential and Commercial accounts: Due to Hurricane Irma, no collection occurred on Monday, September 11, 2017.  Collection

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City of Tampa Launches Tampa Lista Alert System

City of Tampa Launches Tampa Lista Alert System In an effort to reach a greater number of people in the City of Tampa we have created Alert Tampa en español. Aquellos que prefieran recibir alertas de emergencia sobre el huracán

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Hurricane Irma Impact to City of Tampa Solid Waste Collection Service

Hurricane Irma Impact to City of Tampa Solid Waste Collection Service City of Tampa Solid Waste collection service will occur, as scheduled, on Thursday, September 7th and Friday, September 8th.  The McKay Bay Waste to Energy Facility is also expected

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City of Tampa Revises Solid Waste Collection in Observance of the Labor Day Holiday

City of Tampa Revises Solid Waste Collection in Observance of the Labor Day Holiday City of Tampa offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.  Customers scheduled for collection service or needing

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Temporary Lane Closures of 22nd Street and Osborne Avenue to begin September 11, 2017 for Site Development

Temporary Lane Closures of 22nd Street and Osborne Avenue to begin September 11, 2017 for Site Development A portion of N 22nd Street between E Hillsborough Avenue and E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and a portion of E Osborne

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Temporary Lane Closures on Plant Avenue for Utility Construction to be extended

Temporary Lane Closures on Plant Avenue for Utility Construction to be extended (This is a revision to the Traffic Advisories sent out on August 11, 2017, August 18, 2017 and August 23, 2017) Tampa, FL (August 31, 2017) – The

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Temporary Lane Closures on Brorein Street to begin August 28, 2017 for Sewer Maintenance

Temporary Lane Closures on Brorein Street to begin August 28, 2017 for Sewer Maintenance A portion of E Brorein Street between Nebraska Avenue and N Morgan Street will close beginning on Monday, August 28, 2017 for sewer maintenance. One (1)

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Temporary Lane Closure of Jackson Street and Pierce Street to begin August 28, 2017 for Utility Construction

Temporary Lane Closure of Jackson Street and Pierce Street to begin August 28, 2017 for Utility Construction Phase 3 of the TECO Washington Street Substation Upgrade Project will begin Monday, August 28, 2017.  A portion of Jackson Street between Morgan

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City of Tampa ranks 2nd in Top 7 Cities Competing With Silicon Valley for Tech Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneur Magazine

City of Tampa ranks 2nd in Top 7 Cities Competing With Silicon Valley for Tech Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneur Magazine “When your tech and entrepreneurial community is working in lockstep with the development community that’s when you disrupt the norm,” said

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Shooting Investigation / Road Closure

Shooting Investigation / Road Closure Tampa Police Detectives are actively investigating a shooting in the area of the 100 block of Adalee St. W. The shooting occurred on this date at approximately 12:40am. The shooting victim was transported to a

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Temporary Lane Closure on Ashley Drive August 26, 2017 for 400 N Tampa Street Building Maintenance

Temporary Lane Closure on Ashley Drive August 26, 2017 for 400 N Tampa Street Building Maintenance A portion of Ashley Drive between Kennedy Boulevard and Madison Street will close on Saturday, August 26, 2017 to stage a crane at 400

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Tampa Businessman Bob Gries Donates $50k towards removal of Confederate monument

Tampa Businessman Bob Gries Donates $50k towards removal of Confederate monument Today Tampa Businessman Bob Gries donated $50,000 towards removal of Hillsborough County Courthouse confederate monument.  “The world’s eyes are watching and I couldn’t sit idly by while a chorus

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Lane Closure on South MacDill Avenue Between West Sitios Street and West San Isidro Street

Lane Closure on South MacDill Avenue Between West Sitios Street and West San Isidro Street The outer southbound lane on South MacDill Avenue is closed between West Sitios and West San Isidro Streets while the Tampa Water Department repairs a

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Temporary Lane Closure on Plant Avenue to begin August 14, 2017 for Utility Construction

Temporary Lane Closure on Plant Avenue to begin August 14, 2017 for Utility Construction A portion of Plant Avenue between Platt Street to Kennedy Boulevard will close on Monday, August 14, 2017, for utility construction.  One (1) lane on Plant

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City of Tampa 2017 Stay & Play Program Doubles in Attendance

City of Tampa 2017 Stay & Play Program Doubles in Attendance In June of 2015, Mayor Bob Buckhorn announced two significant Parks initiatives to help keep kids safe throughout the summer by extending hours of parks facilities and providing free

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Temporary Lane Closures on Swann Avenue to begin August 7, 2017 for Pavement Investigation Work

Temporary Lane Closures on Swann Avenue to begin August 7, 2017 for Pavement Investigation Work A portion of Swann Avenue between Armenia Avenue and MacDill Avenue will close at 9 pm on Monday, August 7, 2017 for pavement investigation work. 

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Temporary Lane Closure Kennedy Boulevard to begin August 9, 2017 for Water Main Construction

Temporary Lane Closure Kennedy Boulevard to begin August 9, 2017 for Water Main Construction A portion of Kennedy Boulevard between Howard Avenue and Willow Avenue will close on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, for water main maintenance.  One eastbound lane of Kennedy

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Temporary Road Closure of Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and Eunice Street to begin August 7, 2017 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements

Temporary Road Closure of Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and Eunice Street to begin August 7, 2017 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements  On Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9 a.m., Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and Eunice Street will close

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City of Tampa Code Enforcement to Extend Hours to Clean Up After Storm

City of Tampa Code Enforcement to Extend Hours to Clean Up After Storm For the next three nights City of Tampa Code Enforcement will be working until 9:00pm in order to respond for calls for service/downed trees/maintenance issues: Tree Service/Maintenance

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