Register Now for the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ 101 Workshop

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City of Tampa water customers are invited to attend the 2018 Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ 101 workshop. This year’s talks will address “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly; All Three Sides to Insects, Wildlife and Efficient Irrigation”. 

The workshop will be held at Hillsborough Community College's Dale Mabry campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday May 19.

Pre-registration and a $15 non-refundable payment for the workshop are required.  Sign up online at or call (813) 744-5519 for more information.  The deadline for registration is May 13.  Each household attending will receive a gift bag.  Space is limited.

You don’t have to wait until May to start getting your irrigation and landscape in shape. Start now with free irrigation checkup tips and tools available online at

  • Free rain sensors for City of Tampa water customers
  • Maintaining Your Sprinkler System video
  • Do-it-Yourself Irrigation Checkup Guide

The Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ 101 events are presented by the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Hillsborough County Extension Service and sponsored by the City of Tampa Water Department.

For additional information, contact:

Chuck Weber, P.E., Water Department Director

Office: (813) 274-8663

Cell: (813) 480-3159

Fax: (813) 274-7435