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FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Hillsborough County for Florida Survivors

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open Thursday, Sept. 21 in Hillsborough County to help Florida storm survivors. The DRC will...

BOCC Gives Green Light For New 53,000 Sq. Ft. Assisted Living...

By Tamas Mondovics In a 5-2 vote during its regularly scheduled meeting in early August, the Hillsborough County Board of County Commission (BOCC) gave the...

THEA Board Approves $230M Selmon West Extension Design-Build Contract

By Tamas Mondovics The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) Board of Directors recently released a decision to award the Selmon West Extension Design-Build contract to...

Storm Yard Debris Collection For Hillsborough County

Residents cleaning up their yards can start disposing of vegetative storm debris as yard waste collections begin in the unincorporated Hillsborough County Service Area,...

Hillsborough County Designated for Individual Assistance Under FEMA

Homeowners, renters and business owners in Broward, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Palm Beach, Putnam, and St. Johns counties may now apply for federal disaster assistance...

UPDATE – Schools to Reopen Monday, Sept. 18th

After update from TECO at Emergency Operation Center, Superintendent Jeff Eakins has moved school opening to Monday, Sept. 18 when all schools should have...

Joint Effort To Bring Library Resources To More Than 200,000 Students

By Tamas Mondovics Thanks to a partnership between Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) and the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative (HCPLC) more than 200,000 students...

Hillsborough County Veterans Population Soars To Highest In Florida

By Tamas Mondovics That Hillsborough County is boasting a large population of military veterans is not breaking news. In fact, for a while the...

HCSO Crisis Negotiation Team Takes First Place In Two-Day S.E. USA...

By Tamas Mondovics Members of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) Crisis Negotiation Team enjoyed the spotlight after winning the 2017 Bay Area Negotiator's Challenge. The...

Mosquito Fish, Cool Senior Activities & More…

Compiled by Michelle Colesanti, michelle@ospreyobserver.com Hillsborough County Launches Free Mosquito Fish Wednesdays Hillsborough County Mosquito Control is teaming up with the University of Florida (UF) to...