CIVIC ASSOCIATION MEETING – Wednesday, August 23, 6:30 PM, Port Tampa City Library, 4902 W. Commerce Street, 2nd floor Yeats meeting room. Please plan to arrive early as the meeting needs to start promptly at 6:30 PM and end by 7:30 PM. Discussion topics: City Council approval of rezoning requested by Lennar Homes for planned development, TPD report, and community issues. All are welcome; if you want to qualify for voting privileges, annual dues are $12.00 per person.
CIVIC ASSOCIATION MEETING – Wednesday, July 26, Call to order by President Tom Vento; TPD report; update on meetings by President Tom Vento and Travis Barnes with Lennar representatives regarding neighborhood concerns with the planned development in the south part of Port Tampa City and the July 20 rezoning hearing. Copy of the multi-page request for rezoning is available: https://aca.tampagov.net/CitizenAccess. Search for REZ-17-0000038.
For more information on the neighborhood association, please click on the Home tab and select from the drop-down menu CAPT and the Membership Application or leave a comment on this site. Email: email@example.com. Find us on Facebook as Civic Association of Port Tampa-CAPT https://www.facebook.com/groups/port.tampa.CAPT/.
Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library Board Meeting selected the Port Tampa City Library, 4902 W. Commerce Street for their April 27th meeting and responded to suggestions from the public. T-HCPL Board advises the Library staff and the Board of County Commissioners regarding planning for new and existing libraries, programs, budget, etc. For more information: http://www.hcplc.org/hcplc/thpl/board/ , email LibraryBoard@hillsboroughcounty.org, phone 813.273.3660 Andrew Breidenbaugh, Director of Library Services, and Aracelis Chapman, Library Board Coordinator.
Book Store – Great Bargains! Fiction, kids’ books, large print books, romance & paranormal romance, paperbacks, children’s picture books & more in the Book Store located on the second floor of the Port Tampa City Library. Proceeds fund programs for children and adults. Library hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Wednesdays noon – 8:00 PM, closed Sundays, Mondays and national holidays.
Walk-In Tech Help – 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Drop in during this one-hour open lab for quick training in computer basics, tablets, smartphones, e-books, e-readers, and more. Port Tampa City Library, 4602 W. Commerce St., 813.273.3652, http://www.hcplc.org/hcplc
Barnes & Noble @ Barnes & Noble, 213 N. Dale Mabry Hwy. sponsored a bookfair in May to benefit Tampa-Hillsborough Friends of the Library. Barnes & Noble donated a percentage of sales to the Friends of the Port Tampa City Library (FOL) for adult & children’s programs.
Nextdoor: Communities social media interaction https://porttampacity.nextdoor.com.