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New Visitor Information Center to open at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

New Visitor Information Center to open at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

Hernando County, Florida-- Residents and visitors in Hernando County can look forward to a new information center at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park.

A ribbon cutting will make the new center official on Friday, August 23.

The Hernando County Tourism Bureau and the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will host the event  to celebrate its opening.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is located at 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee, Florida. 

Committee on the Status of Women meets Wednesday

Committee on the Status of Women meets Wednesday

Tampa, Florida--The organization that advises Hillsborough County Commissioners on issues that affect women, The Commission on the Status of Women (COSW), has a meeting coming up.

It will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27 on the 24th Floor of the County Center in the large Conference room. The County Center is located at 601 East Kennedy Blvd in Downtown Tampa.

For more information contact Beth Pytlik, the Intergovernmental Relations and Special Projects Coordinator at 813-274-6790. 

Hillsborough Insurance Committee to meet

Hillsborough Insurance Committee to meet

Tampa, Florida --If you work for Hillsborough County and are concerned about your insurance benefits or if you're a Hillsborough taxpayer and concerned about the cost of insurance for county employees, you may want to be at the Hillsborough County Insurance meeting next week.

The Committee meets at 1 p.m. Tuesday July 2nd on the 26th Floor of County Center in Conference Room B. County Center is located at 601 E. Kennedy Blvd. in Downtown Tampa.

For more information, contact the Human Resources Department at 813-276-2724.

 

Jimmie Keel Library closed until July 5

Jimmie Keel Library closed until July 5

Carrollwood, Florida - The Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, located at 2902 W. Bearss Ave. in Tampa, will be temporarily closed for interior maintenance work from July 1 through July 5.

The construction is part of an ongoing expansion project. The library will reopen on Saturday, July 6.

Downtown Partnership to sponsor panel on making downtown work

Downtown Partnership to sponsor panel on making downtown work

 Tampa, Florida--The Tampa Downtown Partnership is sponsoring a Downtown Workforce Panel: Making Downtown work.

The panel members will include the president of Hillsborough Community College, Dr. Ken Atwater, The director of  employer services at Tampa Workforce Alliance, Chris Rivera and the Senior Administration, Assessment and Organizational Development director of TECO Energy, Bruce Napier.

The event is scheduled from 7:30 am to 9 am Tuesday June 25th at the Tampa Club 101 E. Kennedy Blvd. suite 4200.

Happiness speaker in Town 'N Country

Happiness speaker in Town 'N Country

Town 'N Country, Florida - Join Nyela Oluchi Hope, an inspirational speaker, for an interactive and engaging workshop about increasing and maintaining personal happiness.

The adult-event is free for attendees, made possible by the Friends of the Town 'N Country Regional Library and the Friends of the Riverview Branch Library.

For more information about this and other FREE programs @ your library, call 813-273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

All event details are as follows: 

HIllsborough County offices closed for Memorial Day

HIllsborough County offices closed for Memorial Day

Tampa, Florida--If you need to do business with Hillsborough County keep in mind all county offices in downtown will be closed Monday May 27th  in honor of Memorial Day.

In addition to the County Offices being closed, all the Constitutional Offices- including the Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections, Tax Collector and the Clerk of Courts Offices- will be closed as well.