Florida-Friendly Landscape
Agency Continues Support for Florida Friendly Landscaping Program

Tampa Bay Water continued its commitment to efficient water use and water quality protection by, once again, funding the Pinellas County, Pasco County and Hillsborough County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) program.

At its August meeting, the board approved a combined $517,954 in total funding to support FFL in its efforts to promote wise irrigation practices and proper Florida landscape designs in these three counties. The program emphasizes proper design and installation of Florida friendly landscapes, as well as retrofitting existing landscapes, to be reduce water use and prevent pollution.