Greta McLain—Artistic Director at GoodSpace Murals, a Minneapolis-based organization that promotes community development through public art—shares how you can use public art to build community in your own city or town, including how to create a tribe of public art advocates in your community, an...
Please find the link below for the Summer 2019 issue of "The Banner" - South Seminole Heights' Quarterly Newsletter. If you are in SSH you will be receiving your issue in the mail on Thursday!
There are some very important topics in this issue to be aware of if you live in SSH:
In this issue - Summer Pool Party - From the President - Broward Elementary - Meeting Updates (location change) - Hurricane Preparation - Transportation Updates - Street Art Trail - Sunset Summer Luau Party - Around the Heights
If you haven't taken this short survey from the Hillsborough MPO/Planning Commission yet, please take 5 minutes and do so now. Last fall, voters passed a 1% sales tax increase to pay for better transportation. Now the various county agencies are starting to make plans about how to spend it. Be heard now when the county conducts these public surveys so they can build what our neighborhood needs. Over 3,000 residents have already responded. Now it's your turn. ... See MoreSee Less
2045 Long Range Transportation Plan Live, work, play, or go to school in Hillsborough County? We need your input in this important survey! Every voice matters. PLEASE take and share this survey through 07.28.19! Participants who complete the survey and leave a valid email address are eligible for dr...
Do you know about the dog park on East Giddens Ave in Southeast Seminole Heights?! There’s also one in Central and Osborne closer to South Seminole Heights. Also, if you haven’t noticed, World Mission Society Church on North Blvd in our own neighborhood has a fenced in area for dogs the neighborhood is welcome to use and they’re nice enough to stick dog baggies too!
City of Tampa Check out our latest BarkAbout video on Giddens Park in Seminole Heights! It is the perfect place for yourself & your furry friend to meet new neighbors and enjoy the Florida sun. 🐶 Watch more about this awesome Tampa Parks & Recreation dog park. ... See MoreSee Less
If you live in Tampa, a designation you may never have even heard of could drop your property's value. The city's attempt to manage storm water issues could cause a flood of financial problems for homeowners. Specific lots has been redlined -- flagged by the city as being prone to storm-water flooding.
This could cause property owners delays with future building permits until they makes the necessary fixes.
“Flood of financial problems”
I see what you did there 😏
My house 2 feet off the ground and river is 15’ below me. I think I’m good.
After reading this story, there is no statistical basis other than a history of complaints and listening to employees. Any place in Tampa will flood under the right weather conditions. Flooding happens because of urban runoff created by urban developers. Poorly communicated and unreliable metrics. Mr Baird, you were not prepared to answer other than the boilerplate answer that homeowners are responsible.
Yep, not working for me after creating an account.
Why did the county/city link to something we can't access? Patricia Kemp - any word on this? And yo, do they not know what red lining is? Like, there's a WHOLE history behind that word, and it seems like they're pulling similar ish now with whatever this is.
Great news! ALL Hillsborough Area Regional Transit services will be FREE on the 4th of July with added shuttles in Tampa's Downtown! Whether you live in Seminole Heights, East Tampa, South Tampa, West Tampa, or anywhere else in Hillsborough County, Florida Government, catch a free ride to Boom by the Bay. More info: BoombytheBay.com ... See MoreSee Less