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Posted on: September 19, 2016

VisitPasco and Wesley Chapel Chamber seek sponsors for National Lacrosse Championship

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL ---- When the DICK’S Sporting Goods Tournament of Champions returns to Pasco County’s Wesley Chapel District Park at the end of the year, the 3-day event will have an economic impact of about $3 million in the region. Pasco County Tou......

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

United Way Partners Mobilize to Create Flood & Storm Recovery Fund

United Way of Pasco County

Land O’ Lakes, FL (September 8, 2016): United Way of Pasco County and community partners have mobilized to create a local flood and storm recovery fund, including a TEXT TO GIVE option. 100% of donated funds will be used to assist victims in their recover......

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Attention: Businesses Impacted by Hermine

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The State of Florida is gathering information from businesses that may have had damage caused by Hurricane Hermine. The Business Damage Assessment Survey is available at: http://flvbeoc.org/index.php?action=bda.

Pasco County enc......

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Mettler Toledo Announces New Facility to be Built in Pasco County

Lutz, Fla. (August 23, 2016) — Today. the Pasco Economic Development Council gathered with representatives from Enterprise Florida and Pasco County officials to announce that METTLER TOLEDO will construct a new 250,000-square-foot facility at a site adjac......

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Gulf Harbors MSBU Public Hearing scheduled for August 23rd has been continued to September 27th

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL- The Gulf Harbors MSBU Public Hearing scheduled for August 23rd, has been continued to the September 27th board meeting at 1:30 p.m. in New Port Richey.

Our apologies for any inconvenience.

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Citizen input needed for Pasco County Strategic Plan

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- As part of the upcoming Strategic Plan update, Pasco County continues to hold a SWOT analysis with community members and stakeholders to gain a better understanding of the (SWOT) Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats facin......

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

UF/IFAS Extension Pasco County graduates Master Gardener Class of 2016

PASCO COUNTY, FL- On Thursday, August 4, 2016, the UF/IFAS Extension Pasco County Office proudly graduated a class of 18 new Master Gardeners. The UF/IFAS Master Gardener Program offers an intensive horticultural training for select citizens who then volu......

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Posted on: August 3, 2016

Pasco Upcycle Festival

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The second annual Pasco Upcycle Festival event will be held in November and organizers are seeking vendors to participate in the event. The purpose of the Pasco Upcycle Festival is to reduce waste by changing peoples’ perceptions of ......

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Pasco County Fire Rescue to place new ambulance in service

HUDSON, FL ---- Pasco County Fire Rescue is adding another ambulance to its fleet of rescue units that serve the citizens of Pasco County. Rescue 39 will be ready to respond to calls in northwest Pasco County beginning Monday, August 1, 2016.

Fire Stat......

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Posted on: July 28, 2016

Pasco County Commissioners approve PCPT bus route expansion

New bus Connector

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Public Transportation Department (PCPT) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) are making it much easier to work, shop, learn and play in Pasco and Hillsborough Counties. Major improvements are being mad......

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Trinity Boulevard paving project delayed

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL ---- Work to rebuild Trinity Boulevard – from Little Road east to State Road 54 – is on hold until the week after the 4th of July holiday.

Construction crews had to delay paving due to a combination of weather and a lack of asphal......

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

Reward offered for illegal dumping in Pasco County

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Public Works has set up a tip line in an effort to find individuals caught on tape illegally dumping in the County. Citizens who can help identify individuals in the surveillance video (see below) can now call the Pasco ......

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Anclote River Debris Removal Project

Anclote River Debris Removal Project

PASCO COUNTY, FL- Pasco County’s Public Works Department applied for project assistance from the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) after the July-August 2015 flooding event. The project was approved and work to help alleviate potential floodin......

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Pasco County Animal Services Needs More Champions for Pets!

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) is packed beyond belief with strays. The shelter has not been this full since the SAVE 90% program began! Animal intakes for this year are high; over 1,000 more animals have been taken in as compar......

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Pasco County now accepts paper and cardboard in curbside recycling

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County’s curbside recycling effort is expanding by now accepting newspaper, cardboard and other mixed paper to the eligible materials for residential curbside recycling. The change took place this week and licensed private h......

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Pasco Performance Management Director tells Pasco story

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Dr. Marc Bellas, the man responsible for overseeing Pasco County’s shift to Performance Management, was invited to be a main presenter at the Enterprise Project World Conference in Orlando, June 10, 2016.

The conference was hosted......

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Posted on: June 24, 2016

Child safety agencies team up to tell parents of child dangers

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Commissioner Mike Moore was joined by several other child protective agencies in the Tampa Bay region to tell parents about the dangers to young children. The press conference was held at the West Pasco Government Cen......

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Posted on: June 15, 2016

Trinity Boulevard paving project to begin

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL ---- Work to rebuild Trinity Boulevard – from Little Road east to State Road 54 – will begin Monday, June 20, 2016 and is expected to last several weeks.

Construction crews will work on the road at night, Sunday through Thursday, ......

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Posted on: June 23, 2016

Pasco County joins child protective agencies to promote safety

Child Safety PSA

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) produced two Public Service Announcements (PSA) promoting child safety. The BCC also joined a public outreach campaign that involves several local and state agencies including: E......

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Posted on: June 21, 2016

Wesley Chapel ranked ‘Best Job Market’ in Florida

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Wesley Chapel is tops when it comes to the job market in Florida, according to WalletHub.

The Washington, DC-based financial review website looked at 130 Florida cities, ranking Wesley Chapel first on its list of Best Florida Ci......

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Pasco Citizens’ Academy accepting applications for Fall Program

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL ---- Applications are now being accepted for the fifth Pasco County Citizens’ Academy. The next Academy is set to start September 29, 2016 and the class will graduate in December, 2016. Applications will be accepted through July 31......

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Posted on: June 8, 2016

Pasco County Tourist Development Council has open position

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Tourist Development Council (TDC), and the Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC), are looking for a new team member who understands how important tourism is to Pasco County. The Pasco County Office of Tourism Dev......

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Posted on: June 8, 2016

Pasco County Tourism Manager to chair ‘Visit Florida’ committee

Ed Caum, Visit Pasco Tourism Manager

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Visit Pasco Tourism Manager Ed Caum has been selected to Chair Visit Florida’s ‘Cultural, Heritage, Rural and Nature Committee’ (CHRN). He has been on the CHRN committee for three years, working with Visit Florida to develop and prom......

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Posted on: June 2, 2016

National Lacrosse Tournament returns to Central Florida

Lacrosse Tourney

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL ---- The DICK’S Sporting Goods Tournament of Champions is returning to Wesley Chapel for the 2016 and 2017 tournaments.
National Development Program (NDP) Lacrosse
announced June 1, 2016 that the pre-collegiate club lacrosse national ......

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

Pasco County Public Works and PIO honored with three Awards

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Public Works Department and the Public Information Office (PIO) were recently honored by their peers with separate awards for the July/August 2015 Flooding event in Pasco County.

Pasco County Public Works received......

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Posted on: May 20, 2016

Pasco County Libraries now offering Digital Magazines

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Patrons of the Pasco County Library System (PCLS) can now read some of their favorite magazines on their computer, phone or tablet using Flipster - a next-generation magazine service that allows users to browse digital versions of ......

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Posted on: May 5, 2016

Pasco County Shows Community ‘Cleanup’ Pride

Great American Cleanup

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County residents came out in full force to participate in the 2016 Great American Cleanup on Saturday, April 16th. Hundreds of volunteers helped pick up trash throughout Pasco County in several areas, including Crystal Springs ......

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Posted on: May 3, 2016

Pasco on Course for another Record Year in Tourism

Rachel Hernandez

PASCO COUNTY, FL – Pasco, like other counties in Florida, continues to benefit from increased travel to the Sunshine State. This week, as the country celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week, Pasco has its own bragging rights. The ‘Visit Pasco’ Tourism......

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Pasco County Student Wins State Severe Weather Poster Contest

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- A Pasco County student has won the Florida Division of Emergency Management Kids Severe Weather Awareness Week Poster Contest! Maria Flavia Bustinza from Chasco Elementary School is the 2016 Region 4 winner. Maria’s artwork was chose......

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

2016 Pasco County Disaster Planning Guides Available

PASCO COUNTY, FL --- The Pasco County Office of Emergency Management’s 2016 Disaster Planning Guide is now available. This year’s guide contains important preparedness information - including how to protect your home, family, and pets; what to expect afte......

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Posted on: March 14, 2016

Thanks to Generous Donor, New and Improved Dog Park Opens March 28th

PASCO COUNTY, FL- Thanks to a generous $25,000.00 donation from local funeral director Thomas B. Dobies, improvements are now in place at a popular dog park in Pasco County. Mr. Dobies made the contribution in memory of his beloved canine, Lucy, who passe......

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Posted on: March 15, 2016

Tire Disposal Event Collects more than 18,000 Tires

Tire Disposal Event

LAND O’LAKES, FL --- Pasco County residents turned out in record numbers on Sunday, March 13, 2016, to participate in the Tire Disposal event at the West Pasco Resource Recovery Facility and the East Pasco Transfer Station.

Over the last 20 years, disc......

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Posted on: March 3, 2016

Pasco County Commissioners receive NACo Appointments

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Two Pasco County Commissioners have been selected to serve on three National Association of Counties (NACo) committees. The Commissioners will serve for the 16-17 term on their respective committees.

Chairman Kathryn Starkey was a......

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Posted on: February 29, 2016

UF/IFAS Extension Gives Tips For Zika Virus Prevention

GAINESVILLE, FL- With public concern about the Zika virus, the UF/IFAS Extension is giving tips on how to avoid contracting the virus. Although the Zika virus is circulating in Central and South America and the Caribbean, currently, there is no evidence t......

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Posted on: February 23, 2016

Pasco County Seeking Partners for Product Development

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County is seeking qualified applicants to propose site or shell building projects as part of a low interest economic development loan program to create improved sites, or build office, industrial, and/or flex-space buildings. T......

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Art of Recycling Contest Winners Announced

PASCO COUNTY --- The dust has settled. The winners of the 2016 Art of Recycling contest have been announced. The winners were presented their certificates and prize money throughout the week at their schools.

Prizes were awarded in 15 categories – each......

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Pasco Public Safety radio system getting cutting-edge technology

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approved a new contract to upgrade Pasco County’s Public Safety radio system. The $14.5 million contract was approved at the February 9, 2016 BCC meeting and will pay for a complet......

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Live Board meetings and Pasco TV now available to view on MyPasco App

MyApp Pasco

PASCO COUNTY --- Pasco County Government’s new mobile application (APP) for smart phone and tablet users, MyPasco app, now has new a feature that allows anyone to watch Pasco Television live.

Prior to the MyPasco app, you had to watch Pasco Television ......

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Posted on: January 22, 2016

Continuing stormwater infrastructure improvements

PASCO COUNTY --- The second phase of stormwater infrastructure work in Pasco County is underway on the canal system north of Millstone Drive at Seven Springs Boulevard. Crews are cleaning the canal to the east – north of Millstone and south of Overview Dr......

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Annual Performance Report available online

PASCO COUNTY --- The Board of County Commissioners (BCC) and County Administration are proud to present the Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Annual Performance Report. The report was presented to the BCC on January 12, 2016. The report is filled with interesting sta......

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

Board approves funding to extend State Road 56

PASCO COUNTY --- Pasco Board of County Commissioners (BCC) voted to approve funding to extend State Road (SR) 56 during the January 12, 2016 Board Meeting. The BCC will now submit the State Infrastructure Bank (SIB) Loan Agreement package to the Florida D......

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Posted on: December 22, 2015

Board approves $300,000 for stormwater infrastructure

Stormwater

PASCO COUNTY --- The Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approved $300,000 to be used to improve stormwater infrastructure in Pasco County. The BCC approved the monies on December 1, 2015 and work is currently underway.

Video of the cleanup can be seen......

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Posted on: December 3, 2015

Ribbon cutting ceremony for Land O’ Lakes Library’s makerspace

The event will include Foundry tours, equipment demonstrations, and refreshments

LAND O’ LAKES, FL - The Land O’ Lakes Library’s new makerspace, known as the Foundry, will officially open with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at......

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

Pasco County Fire Station 30 Wins Notable Design Award

Fires Station 30 wins award

PASCO COUNTY, FL --- Pasco County Fire Rescue was recently recognized in the widelycirculated trade publication Firehouse Magazine as a notable architectural design winner for Fire Station 30 in New Port Richey.

The magazine conducted its second annual......

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Posted on: November 17, 2015

Pasco County Commissioners adopt a new Branding Initiative

Logo

PASCO COUNTY --- Pasco County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) formally adopted a new branding initiative during the Tuesday, November 17, 2015 meeting in Dade City.

The logo and message “Open Spaces, Vibrant Places” will promote a unified ap......

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Posted on: October 20, 2015

VisitPasco boasts Record Tourist Tax Collections

Pasco County

Pasco County, FL – Pasco County just posted its best tourism year ever. “This last year has been one for the record books,” said Ed Caum Tourism Manager for VisitPasco. “We surpassed our prediction of 10% growth and are up 17% over last years collections.......

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

FDOT invites citizens to participate in the Five-Year

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL --- The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District Seven, and Pasco County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) invites you to provide your comments to FDOT by participating in the Five-Year Tentative Work Program Public......

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Posted on: October 13, 2015

Pasco County Library System Reveals Results of Patron Survey

PASCO COUNTY, FL - The Pasco County Library System (PCLS) recently conducted an anonymous Patron Satisfaction Survey, and a total of 1,254 citizens responded with their valuable feedback. The results indicated that the PCLS has much to be proud of.

  • 99% r...
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Posted on: October 2, 2015

SBA Opens Disaster Loan Outreach Centers in Florida

 July Flood

TLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that Disaster Loan Outreach Centers will open on Friday, Oct. 2 to assist businesses and residents in applying for
low-interest disaster loans. These loans are available due to SBA disaster......

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Posted on: October 2, 2015

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of Florida

PCFR15 FEMA EOC on the road 20150813_093424x200.jpg

WASHINGTON – Florida businesses and residents affected by severe storms and flooding from July 25 through Aug. 9, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced toda......

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

Clerk of Courts, Inspector General Report on “Pasco Utility Water Bills” Released

PASCO COUNTY, FL – The Pasco County Clerk and Comptroller, Dr. Paula S. O’Neil, published an audit of the Utility Billing System on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. The audit was conducted independently by the Clerk’s Inspector General (IG) in response to increa......

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

Upcoming FDOT Resurfacing Project on U.S. 301 to Include Multi-Use Trail

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL- At the request of the Pasco County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has included a multi-use trail in its U.S. 301 resurfacing project that should be underway shortly and is exp......

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Posted on: January 6, 2015

Pasco County Animal Services Joins the "Million Cat Challenge"

LAND O’ LAKES, FL- Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) achieved a major goal in November, 2014 by saving over 90% of the animals in the shelter. PCAS has decided to continue down this life-saving path by joining the “Million Cat Challenge.” The challenge ......

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Posted on: October 24, 2014

Pasco Cypress Tree receives Champion Tree Designation

PASCO COUNTY, FL- After careful measuring and data confirmation with the Florida Forest Service, the Pasco County Environmental Lands Division has discovered that the first preserve purchased with Penny for Pasco funds is home to the 8th-largest bald-cypr......

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Posted on: July 9, 2014

Pasco County receives Federal approval for a new I-75 Interchange

WESLEY CHAPEL, FL- The Florida Department of Transportation District 7 Secretary, Paul Steinman spoke to the Pasco County Board of County Commissioners Tuesday and announced that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has approved the proposed intercha......

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Animal Services

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Pasco County Animal Services Needs More Champions for Pets!

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) is packed beyond belief with strays. The shelter has not been this full since the SAVE 90% program began! Animal intakes for this year are high; over 1,000 more animals have been taken in as compar......

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Pasco County Animal Services Needs More Champions for Pets!

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) is packed beyond belief with strays. The shelter has not been this full since the SAVE 90% program began! Animal intakes for this year are high; over 1,000 more animals have been taken in as compar......

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Posted on: January 6, 2015

Pasco County Animal Services Joins the "Million Cat Challenge"

LAND O’ LAKES, FL- Pasco County Animal Services (PCAS) achieved a major goal in November, 2014 by saving over 90% of the animals in the shelter, and the shelter is working to save even more in the future. The PCAS has joined the "Million Cat Challeng......

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Emergency Management

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

Storm & Flood-Related Debris Removal Information for Residents

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Crews will begin removal of flood-damaged debris beginning Monday, September 12, 2016, at 7:00 a.m. Removal operations will run 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., seven days per week for the next several weeks. Crews will run north to south in ......

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

Pasco County Will Hold FREE Tire Disposal Event on Sept. 25th

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Solid Waste Department and Pasco County Utilities Department will be holding a special Free Tire Disposal event on Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The event will be held at two locations: the Pas......

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Attention: Businesses Impacted by Hermine

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The State of Florida is gathering information from businesses that may have had damage caused by Hurricane Hermine. The Business Damage Assessment Survey is available at: http://flvbeoc.org/index.php?action=bda.

Pasco County enc......

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

2016 Pasco County Disaster Planning Guides Available

PASCO COUNTY, FL --- The Pasco County Office of Emergency Management’s 2016 Disaster Planning Guide is now available. This year’s guide contains important preparedness information - including how to protect your home, family, and pets; what to expect afte......

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Posted on: March 18, 2016

Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Project

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Emergency Management, in conjunction with the Florida Department of Emergency Management (FDEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have applied for a Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Project for the volunt......

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Fire Rescue

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Pasco County Fire Rescue to place new ambulance in service

HUDSON, FL ---- Pasco County Fire Rescue is adding another ambulance to its fleet of rescue units that serve the citizens of Pasco County. Rescue 39 will be ready to respond to calls in northwest Pasco County beginning Monday, August 1, 2016.

Fire Stat......

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Posted on: November 19, 2015

Pasco County Fire Station 30 Wins Notable Design Award

Fires Station 30 wins award

PASCO COUNTY, FL --- Pasco County Fire Rescue was recently recognized in the widelycirculated trade publication Firehouse Magazine as a notable architectural design winner for Fire Station 30 in New Port Richey.

The magazine conducted its second annual......

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Metropolitan Planning Organization

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

FDOT invites citizens to participate in the Five-Year

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL --- The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District Seven, and Pasco County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) invites you to provide your comments to FDOT by participating in the Five-Year Tentative Work Program Public......

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

Upcoming FDOT Resurfacing Project on U.S. 301 to Include Multi-Use Trail

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL- At the request of the Pasco County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has included a multi-use trail in its U.S. 301 resurfacing project that should be underway shortly and is exp......

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Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources Department

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Moon Lake Park Boat Ramp Remains Closed

The Moon Lake Park boat ramp will remain closed due to high water. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please call our Administration Office at (813) 929-2760 if you have any questions or concerns.

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Gulf Harbors MSBU Public Hearing Scheduled for August 23rd Has Been Continued to September 27th

The Gulf Harbors MSBU Public Hearing scheduled for August 23rd, has been continued to the September 27th board meeting at 1:30 p.m. in New Port Richey. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

Please email gulfharbors@pascocountyfl.net for questions and co......


Public Transportation

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Posted on: July 28, 2016

Pasco County Commissioners approve PCPT bus route expansion

New bus Connector

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- The Pasco County Public Transportation Department (PCPT) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) are making it much easier to work, shop, learn and play in Pasco and Hillsborough Counties. Major improvements are being mad......

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Purchasing

1 Story
Posted on: February 23, 2016

Pasco County Seeking Partners for Product Development

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County is seeking qualified applicants to propose site or shell building projects as part of a low interest economic development loan program to create improved sites, or build office, industrial, and/or flex-space buildings. T......

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Road and Bridge

1 Story
Posted on: June 15, 2016

Trinity Boulevard paving project to begin

NEW PORT RICHEY, FL ---- Work to rebuild Trinity Boulevard – from Little Road east to State Road 54 – will begin Monday, June 20, 2016 and is expected to last several weeks.

Construction crews will work on the road at night, Sunday through Thursday, ......

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Stormwater Management

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

Reward offered for illegal dumping in Pasco County

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County Public Works has set up a tip line in an effort to find individuals caught on tape illegally dumping in the County. Citizens who can help identify individuals in the surveillance video (see below) can now call the Pasco ......

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Anclote River Debris Removal Project

Anclote River Debris Removal Project

PASCO COUNTY, FL- Pasco County’s Public Works Department applied for project assistance from the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) after the July-August 2015 flooding event. The project was approved and work to help alleviate potential floodin......

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Posted on: January 22, 2016

Continuing stormwater infrastructure improvements

PASCO COUNTY --- The second phase of stormwater infrastructure work in Pasco County is underway on the canal system north of Millstone Drive at Seven Springs Boulevard. Crews are cleaning the canal to the east – north of Millstone and south of Overview Dr......

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Posted on: December 22, 2015

Pasco County Board approves $300,000 for stormwater infrastructure

Stormwater

PASCO COUNTY --- The Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approved $300,000 to be used to improve stormwater infrastructure in Pasco County. The BCC approved the monies on December 1, 2015 and work is currently underway.

Video of the cleanup can be seen......

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Utilities Services

3 Stories
Posted on: June 29, 2016

Pasco County now accepts paper and cardboard in curbside recycling

PASCO COUNTY, FL ---- Pasco County’s curbside recycling effort is expanding by now accepting newspaper, cardboard and other mixed paper to the eligible materials for residential curbside recycling. The change took place this week and licensed private h......

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

Art of Recycling Contest Winners Announced

PASCO COUNTY --- The dust has settled. The winners of the 2016 Art of Recycling contest have been announced. The winners were presented their certificates and prize money throughout the week at their schools.

Prizes were awarded in 15 categories – each......

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

Clerk of Courts, Inspector General Report on “Pasco Utility Water Bills” Released

PASCO COUNTY, FL – The Pasco County Clerk and Comptroller, Dr. Paula S. O’Neil, published an audit of the Utility Billing System on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. The audit was conducted independently by the Clerk’s Inspector General (IG) in response to increa......

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