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New fees adopted Tuesday by Hillsborough County commissioners seemed acceptable to many developers while ensuring a guaranteed new source of money for transportation projects.
The chairman of Hillsborough County’s Public Transportation Commission said he’s ready to make concessions that will allow ride-share companies Uber and Lyft to operate here much like they do in other U.S...
The Museum of Science and Industry will leave its decades-old home in north Tampa for what the museum’s board members hope will be a brighter, more profitable future downtown.
TAMPA — On any number of occasions, Hillsborough County commissioners have proclaimed that developers need to start paying their fair share for new roads to service their new commercial and residential projects.
A poll released Thursday by the Greater Tampa Area Chamber of Commerce says as many as 54 percent of respondents would support a half-cent sales tax increase for transportation improvements.
TAMPA — Local politicians and school officials got a close look Thursday at Hillsborough County’s efforts to train students for careers in manufacturing.
TAMPA — Advocates for people with disabilities got lots of promises but not much action Wednesday when they asked Hillsborough commissioners for help in reducing illegal parking in handicap spaces.
TAMPA — Hillsborough County Administrator Mike Merrill is expected to make the case once again for putting a half-cent-per-dollar sales tax on the ballot Nov. 8 to fund $3.5 billion i...
More than 30 people in Hillsborough County have announced their candidacies for local offices such as county commission, school board, sheriff and clerk of court.
TAMPA — Addressing psychological problems at the same time a patient is treated medically can improve overall health and save the health care system money, a host of studies has shown...
TAMPA — One message came through loud and clear Thursday at a Hillsborough County Commission meeting on mobility fees: Don’t hurt small businesses.
Hillsborough County added 30,725 people in the year ended July 1, pushing the county’s population to nearly 1.35 million people.
Hillsborough County plans to join hundreds of other plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit against German auto maker Volkswagen, which has admitted installing devices that help vehicles break air emission rules.
TAMPA — Talks between Hillsborough County leaders and the Tampa Bay Rays will be held behind closed doors to shield the team’s thinking about possible stadium sites and protect its negotiating position.
TAMPA — Hillsborough County officials are being pulled in two directions as they try to develop a new fee structure so developers pay their share for road improvements around new residential and commercial project...
Cesar Augustus Rodriguez was a popular bar owner in Tampa for decades, but he probably will be remembered as the man the mob couldn’t kill.
Tampa tea party founder Sharon Calvert and east-county conservative activist Sam Rashid have been relentless in their attacks on the Go Hillsborough transportation initiative, suggesting that rampant cronyism influenced ...
Hillsborough County government is still struggling with how to implement mobility fees, a new way of charging developers for the additional traffic generated by their building projects.