The Weekly View: 127 new street lights, Operation WIN, and more.

The Weekly View - Mayor Bob Buckhorn

Monday, April 8, 2013

Photo of the Week
Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Mayor Buckhorn and TECO President Gordon Gillette cut the ribbon on the first of 8,400 new street lights being installed throughout the city.

"From the Desk of Mayor Buckhorn" is designed to give citizens greater insight into the Mayor's Office. Every week, Mayor Buckhorn will offer a snippet of what he's currently working on.

"Strong neighborhoods mean a healthy city. Last week, we kicked off Operation WIN, installed 127 new street lights, and continued the demolition of abandoned houses in Sulphur Springs."

4/4/13 Tampa Bay Times: Community partnerships specialist moves from Tampa Bay Bucs to Tampa City Hall
 Mayor Buckhorn named Miray Holmes manager for community partnerships and neighborhood engagement.

4/3/13 ABC Action News: City of Tampa, police and code enforcement work together to clean up Sulphur Springs
 Operation WIN deployed to support the revitalization effort in Sulphur Springs.

4/2/13 Tampa Tribune: Tampa, TECO install streetlights in Sulphur Springs
 127 new streetlights were the first of 8,400 that will be added throughout the city over the next five years.

4/1/13 Fox 13: City tearing down abandoned houses in Sulphur Springs
 Blighted, vacant homes are being cleared to help rid crime and spur economic development.

Schedule Highlights
Tue April 9, 7:30 a.m.
University of Tampa Board of Fellows Business Network Symposium
Tue April 9, 10 a.m.
Reverend Abe Brown Post Office Naming Ceremony
Wed April 10, 12 p.m.
Tampa Chamber 2013 Women of Influence Luncheon
Wed April 10, 3:30 p.m.
911 Telecommunicator Week Proclamation
Wed April 10, 4 p.m.
Mayor's Hispanic Advisory Council Update
Wed April 10, 6 p.m.
Vinny Lecavalier Foundation Cut for a Cure Charity Challenge
Thur April 11, 8 a.m.
Real Estate Investment Council Young Leaders Group
Thur April 11, 9 a.m.
Southeast Regional Bike Safety Summit | Register Now
Thur April 11, 2 p.m.
Tampa Hillsborough EDC Executive Committee Meeting
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