Tampa is an exciting city, rich in history with unlimited
possibilities for the future. From our vibrant downtown and diverse
neighborhoods to our universities and businesses, Tampa is home to a
blend of cultures and traditions that make up the unique fabric of
It's no surprise that Tampa, the nation's 55th largest city, has
been selected time and time again as host to major conventions, NFL
Super Bowls, and the 2012 Republican National Convention. We are
home to some of the country's best destinations and attractions,
including Busch Gardens, the Florida Aquarium, and Lowry Park Zoo,
making Tampa a top tourist destination.
City Government is working constantly to improve the overall quality
of life in our community. We are committed to public safety, strong
neighborhoods, and economic growth. These goals are reflected in our
daily decisions as well as on our website. With over 5,000 pages of
information that include city contacts, online business services,
and upcoming events, TampaGov.net has more than 23,000 visitors a
for general correspondence to the City of Tampa Mayor's Office. The Mayor's
Office provides services required of the executive branch of City government
including administrative functions and public relations.
Bob Buckhorn was sworn in as mayor of the
nation's 55th largest city on April 1, 2011. Buckhorn
believes Tampa's strength is in its diversity and he is
focused on building an environment that will move Tampa to
the next level and create a strong economic climate.