Mark Thornton

Residents Approve County’s Much Needed Sports Complex Expansion Plan

Residents Approve County’s Much Needed Sports Complex Expansion Plan

By Tamas Mondovics It is safe to say that Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation director Mark Thornton would love to see every public meeting go as smooth as the one heldĀ  last month in connection with the expansion of the FishHawk Sports Complex in Lithia. After a brief welcome of the approximately 100 or(…)

YMCA Names Miller Dowdy For Campo Award

Longtime community advocate and developer Miller Dowdy, of Trinity Advisory Group, recently won the YMCA’s Ray Campo Leadership Award, named after Ray Campo, a developer who donated the land for it and two other YMCA facilities. Campo served on the YMCA’s board of directors and, upon his death, also donated more than $1 million toward(…)