Online Services Help
Need assistance? We've identified a some of the most common questions
about TampaGov and our online services. If you don't find what you
require, please send us a message or call the City of
Tampa Service and Information Desk at (813)274-8211.
Boards and Commissions
Use this service to see a listing of boards and commissions. Select a board or commission to find out
more about its purpose,
contact and membership information, and committee members. Views are available
by status and
membership of each individual.
Business Tax Inquiries
Access Business Tax information to
view tax receipt records and locate a business by address,
business name, or owner name. Online help is available.
Learn about events sponsored by the City of Tampa.
on how to use the calendars facility is provided.
Capital Improvement Projects
View and locate Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) using the
CIP locator. Projects are recommended to the Tampa City Council as part of
the annual budget cycle.
Find relatives resting in cemeteries maintained by the City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department
database. The facility provides specific information about Woodlawn, Jackson Heights, Oaklawn,
and Marti/Colon cemeteries.
Customer Service Center (CSC)
Learn about the Customer Service Center
overview video. The video demonstrates the simple
process of how thousands of citizens successfully use the CSC to submit their
Employment Openings and Job Applications
View current employment openings
the City of Tampa is recruiting for and apply for positions online. Detailed help for the process
The Online Application Submission service guides you through the application process.
- Select positions of interest and provide the basic information requested. Provide
additional information when required.
- Complete each page by clicking "Continue" button at the bottom of the page
to save the information entered.
- Use the menu bar at the top of each page as a reference for what step of the
process is being completed. You may move from one section to another to make
corrections and additions using the menu bar; however, ensure you use the
"Continue" button at the bottom of every page any time you enter
information, as this is the only manner in which it is saved. Steps with multiple pages
will list each page name on a second line and the page being viewed will
- Enter information on fields indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Provide additional information for sections allowing multiple entries. For example, provide
multiple work history entries, one for every previous job/employer experience. In these instances, check the
Another" button located next to "Continue" at the bottom of the page.
- Skip a section by un-checking the "Validate Required Fields" button,
then pressing "Continue".
- All sections must be completed before the application can
- Click the "Continue" button at the bottom of the page after making
to save the information.
- Check for messages next to a section title to ensure all
required information has been supplied.
- Complete all sections before submitting the application. Incomplete sections will not be processed.
- Change information prior to submitting the application by typing over it or deleting
- Print the City of Tampa employment forms with entered information by
clicking the print icon on the right side menu. Printing is not required.
This function is provided to create a paper copy for personal records.
- Printing the forms does not submit an application.
MyTampaGov members, who have logged on prior to starting an application, may save their work and continue later by pressing the
"Members" button on the right side of the page. Learn more about the
benefits of MyTampaGov.
Fire Rescue and Police Calls for Service
View listings of police and fire rescue calls for service.
Listings are available for a one week period and are updated frequently on a
scheduled basis. Detailed descriptions of each service is provided in the fire
rescue calls for service help page
calls for service help page.
Fire Rescue and Police Calls for Service
View locations of police
and fire calls for service
on a map. Listing of police calls for service within the last 24 hours
are available and the page is updated every 15 minutes.
Access the Tampa Neighborhoods facility
to find out more about the organized neighborhoods within the City of Tampa
limits. Select a specific neighborhood via a map, by entering an address, or by selecting a neighborhood names.
Information available includes neighborhood association contacts, neighborhood meeting schedules, photographs, demographics, land use, and printable maps. The information also includes unique characteristics such as City Council districts, evacuation and flood zones, hospitals, libraries, parks, and schools.
Maps and Directions
Obtain detailed address characteristics (crime activity, street sweeping
schedule) about any address in the City along with driving directions using the locator map
Type in an address (Tampa addresses do not require a city, state, or zip code) and
click the "Submit" button. If the address is located in the City of Tampa,
address characteristics will also be provided.
Listings of fire stations, schools, parks, and more are available. The option
of increasing or decreasing the search distance can be accomplished using the "Change Search Radius" link.
Obtain additional information, location specifics, and directions to or
from the entered location in the address call-out box. Close the box by clicking on the "X" in the top right corner, or by clicking on the "Hide" option.
The map can be viewed in various formats including street and satellite or
Council Agendas by keyword or an agenda attribute. The search page provides
instructions and definitions. Meeting agendas are also available through a RSS
Use a MyTampaGov account to track your online business with the City of
Tampa. Take the MyTampaGov features tour
to familiarize yourself with MyTampaGov memberships. The tour highlights the benefits of establishing an
account. MyTampaGov has over 24,000 memberships, with hundreds of new memberships
established each month.
News and Public Notices
View press releases and public announcements issued by City Departments in
and Public Notices section. Announcements can be accessed through the menu
bar in the following categories: Current; Featured; Expired; and All. These
notices are also available as a RSS Feed. Additional assistance on
viewing News and Notices or
adding a RSS feed is
available. This facility has its own search capability and results can be sorted by date
Pay City of Tampa bills using online payment (e-commerce) services. The
services use secure, industry-standard data
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption to ensure the privacy of credit card
information, name, address, and all other information provided.
We recommend printing a receipt after completing an online payment for
your personal records. For
those who provided an email address, an electronic receipt is also sent.
Payment is processed at the close of the current business day, except for
weekends, holidays or after 9:00 pm, in which case the payment will be
processed at the end of the next business day.
questions or call during normal business hours at (813) 274-8252 for
Locate parks and playgrounds with specific amenities using the
Parks and Playground Search
facility. The City of Tampa has more than 125 parks and 75 playgrounds,
which include such amenities as boat launches, computers, ball fields,
tennis and racquetball courts, and more.
Detailed help is
available for this tool.
Podcast for City of Tampa Television (CTTV) Mayor's
Subscribe to the
Mayor's Hour Podcast. It is a collection of episodes from the CTTV show, the Mayor's Hour.
Podcasts are audio and video files that are available for playback on
portable media players or PCs. Subscription to this feed allows automatic
downloads of latest content. Podcatcher or another similar device is needed to
Really Simple Syndication (RSS) Feeds
Get the latest job postings notifications, City Council agendas, and other
important public announcements through RSS Feeds. RSS
Feeds contain summaries of the latest updates on pre-selected TampaGov
content. This automated feature provides convenience over manually checking
pages. Feeds can be received on PCs, PDAs, cellular phones, and other
electronic communication devices.
Subscribe to one or
more of the City of
Tampa's electronic newsletters, press releases, and event notifications.
Emailed communications come with an "Unsubscribe" link for
the option to be removed
from subscription list.
Tampa Area Locator Maps and Directions
Map and locate nearby public schools, parks, fire stations, hospitals and
other points of interest for a specific City of Tampa address. Limited
information is available for addresses outside the city limits and within
Hillsborough County. The service features quick maps to popular places,
major points of interest, city and regional maps, and other mapping
facilities offered by the City.
time savings benefits
enabled by using TampaGov and check out the
Savings Calculator to compute savings by using online payment services.
Trace the growth of TampaGov, the City of Tampa Internet presence. The chronological history of this site is documented
under About TampaGov and TampaGov
Read the Accessibility
Statement for information on TampaGov's efforts to ensure successful access
to the site. The Conditions and
Use identify copy restrictions, communicating with City officials, linking
conveys the procedures being followed in regards to personal information. The Security
Policy outlines provisions used to ensure protection of your private
information, such as via online payments. The
conditions exemplify TampaGov's commitment to making the site useful and safe.
View locations of traffic incidents in the
Traffic Advisory Map. Listing
of traffic incidents within the last 24 hours are available and the page is
updated every 15 minutes. Incidents include hit and runs; street
obstructions; crashes; and signal outages.
Still Need Assistance?
Send us a message or call the City of Tampa Service
and Information Desk at (813)274-8211.,