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Mayor Bob Buckhorn The Weekly View
Monday September 26, 2011
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Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Mayor Buckhorn was joined by Councilwoman Montelione, Councilwoman Capin and Councilman Cohen last week to cut the ribbon on Urgicare, South Tampa's newest state-of-the-art health care clinic. The Weekly View
News Review
  9/22/11 Top Story: Time Warner announces move to bring 500 jobs to Hillsborough County
  TW Business Services announced the creation of a shared services resource center in Hillsborough County that is expected to employ up to 500 people. Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Temple Terrace Mayor Joe Affronti, and Hillsborough County Commission Chair Al Higginbotham collaborated on the effort in order to accommodate the company's needs and timeline. Read more
  9/24/11 Mayor Buckhorn stops by Tampa's first Food Truck Rally
  Mayor Buckhorn couldn’t resist taking time out of his busy Saturday schedule to stop by Tampa’s first Food Truck Rally at Hyde Park Presbyterian Church. Ten different vehicles offered a diverse selection of gourmet eats to the hundreds of hungry patrons from all over Tampa Bay. The Mayor wants to encourage more of these events to support this unique and growing community of small business owners.
  9/21/11 Mayor Buckhorn calls for higher death benefits for fallen officers and firefighters
  Mayor Buckhorn has directed staff to draft legislation that would increase the death benefits paid to the windows and survivors of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty. Members of the Hillsborough County legislative delegation have already pledged their support. Sen. Arthenia Joyner, will sponsor the proposed legislation in the Senate while Rep. Dana Young will sponsor it in the House of Representatives, co-sponsored by Rep. Janet Cruz.
  9/20/11 Hillsborough County is closing Platt Street Bridge for 106 days beginning Oct 3
  Hillsborough County is fully rehabilitating the Platt Street Bridge beginning next week. Commissioner Sandy Murman and the City of Tampa will host another Platt Street Bridge community open house at the Freedman Tennis Court Center on Davis Islands tomorrow (Tuesday) September 27 at 6 p.m. for the public to ask questions and provide feedback. More information & alternative routes
Today's Schedule
  Tue Sept 27, 8:15 a.m. Greetings - Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Assn Conference
  Tue Sept 27, 9:00 a.m. Presentation - Hillsborough County Legislative Delegation Roundtable & Public Meeting
  Tue Sept 27, 1:30 p.m. Meeting - Economic Competitiveness Committee
  Tue Sept 27, 3 p.m. Dedication Ceremony - Gwendolyn M. Miller Park
  Wed Sept 28, 12 p.m. Speech - Suncoast Tiger Bay Club
  Thur Sept 29, 7 p.m. Speech - A Night with South Tampa Young Leaders & Executives
  Fri Sept 30, 2:00 p.m. Remarks - Tampa Fire Rescue Promotions Ceremony
  Sat Oct 1, 6 p.m. Greetings/Proclamations - Hispanic Man & Woman of the Year Gala
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