Free Water Conservation Materials and Devices Available at the Hillsborough County Neighborhoods Conference on March 24

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The City of Tampa Water Department will be providing free information and conservation devices at the annual Hillsborough County Neighborhoods Conference. Stop by our table between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. to talk to a Water Conservation Specialist and get free water saving materials, including a garden hose nozzle, low-flow showerhead, low-flow faucet aerators, free toilet leak detection tablets and free materials on how to use water more efficiently at home.

What: 9th Annual Hillsborough County Neighborhoods Conference
When: Saturday, March 24, 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Where: Hillsborough Community College, Dale Mabry Campus, 4001 Tampa Bay Blvd. in Tampa
Cost: Advanced registration $15; $20 at the door

The Ninth Annual Neighborhoods Conference scheduled for March 24 will bring together hundreds of neighborhood leaders and homeowners looking for ways to help make their communities safer, friendlier, prettier and more united. The Conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Hillsborough Community College, Dale Mabry Campus, 4001 Tampa Bay Blvd. in Tampa.

This year, the Conference will offer 24 one-hour workshops including the following:
  • Painting your home inside and out
  • Building an outdoor garden
  • Identity theft
  • Safety and security inside a gated community
  • Fire safety in your home
  • Keeping your neighborhood informed through social media
  • Making your Neighborhood Crime Watch program successful
Conference-goers can register early until March 22 for $15. Registration at the door on the day of the event is $20. The registration fee includes an official Conference tote bag, a continental breakfast, admission to the workshops, access to Conference exhibits, and the awards luncheon. The 2012 Neighborhood Recognition Awards will be given at 1 p.m. at the luncheon.

Lowry Park Zoo will be giving away prizes, and conference-goers will have a chance to win a $1,500 landscaping package for their subdivision from LMP Landscaping.

Pre-register for the Conference at the Neighborhood Relations website at or by calling the Hillsborough County Office of Neighborhood Relations at 813-307-3564.

(Source: Hillsborough County)