COVID-19 NEWS CENTER


STAY INFORMED
Text TAMPAREADY or TAMPALISTA to 888-777 for emergency alerts.
Text TAMPABIZ to 888-777 for business resources and updates.

Tampa’s Recovery Hotline for social services and business relief is available
Mon-Fri from 8am-8pm and Sat-Sun 9am-5pm. Call 1-833-TPA-INFO (872-4636)

Please note: If you receive a “message failed” response when texting to 888-777, contact your mobile carrier to resolve the issue.

This is the latest information we have received: For more information, visit the City of Tampa COVID-19 information page.

Notices:

City of Tampa News:

April 6, 2020
News COVID-19, News Emergency Management, News Mayor Office
In an effort to practice safe social-distancing we will be holding a media availability  via Facebook Live at 4:30 pm. WHO: Mayor Jane Castor, Superintendent of Hillsborough County Public Schools,...
April 5, 2020
News COVID-19, News COVID-19, News General, News Mayor Office
Mayor Jane Castor is partnering with iHeartMedia to launch a bay-wide karaoke dance party to unite the community amid COVID-19.Every night at 6 pm, the public is invited to tune in to their favorite...
April 3, 2020
News COVID-19, News Art and Cultural Affairs, News General, News Transportation and Stormwater Services
The City is Tampa is launching a pilot public messaging campaign reminding people to practice social distancing in high-density public pedestrian right-of-ways. The messages will reflect the stay...
April 2, 2020
News COVID-19, News General
A portion of S West Shore Boulevard between W Azeele Street and W Bay to Bay Boulevard will close on Monday, April 6, 2020 for utility construction.  A City contractor will be installing 3 water main...
March 30, 2020
News COVID-19, News General, News Mayor Office
The City of Tampa has partnered with Catholic Charities and several community partners to help homeless individuals get off the streets during the COVID-19 pandemic.  While City of Tampa residents...
March 29, 2020
News COVID-19, News COVID-19, News General, News Mayor Office
The City of Tampa is lighting up red, white, and blue as a beacon of hope and unity for our city, state, and nation in the face of COVID-19. Old City Hall and downtown Tampa bridges and fountains...
March 26, 2020
News COVID-19, News Emergency Management, News General, News Parks and Recreation
In response to the Safe At Home Order issued by the Hillsborough County Emergency Policy Group and as we continue to monitor and take action against COVID-19, beginning Friday, March 27 at 10 pm, all...
March 26, 2020
News COVID-19, News General, News Mayor Office
City of Tampa mayor, Jane Castor, and City of St Petersburg mayor, Rick Kriseman, team up for a COVID-19 video PSA. Both mayors are committed to protecting their residents, and they recognize that...