The first public hearing on the Downtown Development Board's budget is at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 112 S Osceola Ave. The group also will vote on a slate of candidates to next serve on the Downtown Development Board.
Fill up on Italian specialities at The Sage Supper Club in downtown Clearwater. New owner Vincent Fiore is making some changes at the venue at 22 N Ft. Harrison Ave. Read more about The Sage here.
Smoke Tests Start
Crews are expected to conduct smoke tests on sewer lines near the Hillcrest neighborhood Sept. 4 to Sept. 20. Read more about it here.
Property Tax Woes for Pinellas County?
A brouhaha is brewing between Pinellas and Pasco county officials over a delinquent tax bill of almost $60,000, according to the Tampa Bay Times. Pinellas owns nearly 12,500 acres of land in Pasco purchased long ago for its water supply. The land, known as the Cross Bar and Al Bar ranches, is now used for agricultural purposes. After years of paying taxes on the land, Pinellas has decided to stop, citing exemptions. Pasco begs to differ and wants its cash. How do you think the issue should be resolved?
Rain Back in the Forecast
The relatively dry streak from over the long Labor Day weekend just might be over. Forecasters at the National Weather Service are calling for a 40 percent chance of rain today, Sept. 4. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to creep up mostly after noon. Even with the rain, expect it to get hot – very hot. A high around 91 is anticipated and the heat index might just climb to about 100 out there!
Fall TV Debuts Coming Soon
The kids are back in school and the days here in Florida are growing shorter. That means it’s almost time for television networks to kick off the fall season. With a long list of new titles getting airtime in September, according to TVGuide.com, we’d like to hear from you Tampa Bay. What shows are you dying to see? Which ones are you taking a pass on? Tell us by commenting below!