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2017 NEWS RELEASES

Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., Sept. 6, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., Sept. 6, at 9 a.m.

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Grant Funding Available for Protecting Drinking Water Sources in the Tampa Bay Area

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Clean drinking water starts at the source, and Tampa Bay Water is looking for groups who share the goal of protecting the waters of our region. With mini-grants between $2,000 and $10,000 available to...

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Tampa Bay Water and Glazer Children’s Museum Partner to Teach the Wonders of Water

Clearwater, Fla. and Tampa, Fla. — Imagine shaping the land around you, moving mountains and creating oceans with the touch of your hand. You can now make that dream a reality at the Glazer Children’s Museum.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., August 2, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., August 2, at 9 a.m.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., July 5, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., July 5, at 9 a.m.

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Controlled Burns Scheduled for C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir

LITHIA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water will be conducting “controlled, prescribed burns” during the summer and fall months (July 2017 through Dec. 2017) on the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir property.

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Last Call for Entries in Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water, the University of Florida IFAS Extension and the Florida-friendly Landscaping™ program are accepting final entries for the 2017 Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards.

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2018 Budget Approved by Tampa Bay Water Board: No rate increase for seventh consecutive year

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water’s board of directors today approved the agency’s fiscal year budget with no wholesale rate increase. The 2018 budget maintains a wholesale drinking water rate of $2.56 per 1,000 gallons for the seventh consecutive year.

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Cheating The Drought With Water-Wise Landscaping

CLEARWATER, Fla. — It might seem impossible to enjoy a healthy, vibrant landscape during a drought, but many individuals, businesses and community groups are doing just that by using Florida-friendly, water-wise growing practices.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., June 7 at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., June 7, at 9 a.m.

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Tampa Bay Water Receives Governmental Budgeting Award

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water’s 2016 Fiscal Year Budget was awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).

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Awards Season Open for Water-Thrifty Landscapes

CLEARWATER, Fla.Tampa Bay Water, in partnership with the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) County Extension Offices and Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program, is accepting applications for the 2017...

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Water Quality Person of the Year Goes to Regional Utility Employee

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Christine Owen of Tampa Bay Water was awarded Water Quality Person of the Year by the American Water Works Association and the American Membrane Technology Association.

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Tampa Bay Water Proclaims April as Water Conservation Month

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Tampa Bay Water’s board of directors today proclaimed April as Water Conservation Month. The agency, along with its members, water management districts and local businesses join in this effort each year.

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