June 17, 2015, 9am PDT
A proposal to include a tax referendum on the November 2016 ballot in Hillsborough County has broad political support.
April 18, 2008, 11am PDT
<p>Forget major rail expansion. The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority hopes a new bill will first allow it to afford office space and hire an executive director.</p>
March 19, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>With a newly formed regional transit authority, Tampa Bay, Florida, may be ready for a regional transit system. Many want to do it right.</p>
August 23, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>With three different public transit funding plans up for consideration, officials in Tampa, Florida, are trying to decide which is the best and when is the best time to start the work on the city's long-sought transit system.</p>
June 19, 2007, 9am PDT
<p>Sandy Springs, Georgia, with 80,000 residents, has apparently successfully outsourced all government functions, except for police and fire services.</p>
November 29, 2004, 12pm PST
Florida cities want more control over shaping the future of the fast-growing state.
May 23, 2004, 5am PDT
A recent study shows that Tampa, FL is struggling to attract and retain young workers.
April 26, 2004, 10am PDT
Developer Bill Bishop breaks the monotony of the conventional suburban development using the "woonerf" philosophy.
April 7, 2004, 11am PDT
With its warm weather, low costs, and varied demographics, Tampa is a great place to start a restaurant.
April 6, 2004, 12pm PDT
Residents hope that the construction of a new credit union headquarters will boost a sagging neighborhood
April 1, 2004, 10am PST
The story of improvements in Downtown Tampa from the perspective of a neighborhood business.
March 8, 2004, 12pm PST
The Verve, a new organization in Tampa, works to achieve goals of the creative class.
February 14, 2004, 7am PST
Urban living in downtown Tampa is taking off with three new developments.
December 4, 2003, 12pm PST
A determined housing developer plans to build a mixed, residential development next to a future landfill, against the recommendations of county and solid waste officials.
March 26, 2003, 1pm PST
A new software program may aid land-use and development decision-making.
November 12, 2002, 9am PST
At what density is rail the right choice? The Tampa Tribune examines the question.
October 23, 2002, 10am PDT
More than 20,000 people were expected to celebrate the rebirth of Tampa's streetcars.
October 15, 2002, 8am PDT
What would happen if every city and county in Florida implemented their land use plans? A map created from 457 land-use plans has the answer.
September 12, 2002, 7am PDT
Luxury apartments demolished due to violation of local growth laws.
August 7, 2002, 9am PDT
The 45 million people massed along the coast from Maine to Texas, who gamble that they will never face a hurricane, have more people join them every day.