2018
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2018 NEWS RELEASES

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

LITHIA, Fla. (Nov. 30, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., December 5, at 9 a.m.

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Prescribed Burns Scheduled for Cypress Creek Wellfield

LITHIA, Fla. (Nov. 27, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water will be conducting “controlled, prescribed burns” during the fall and winter months (November 2018 through March 2019) on the Cypress Creek Wellfield property. The first burn is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., November 7, at 9 a.m.

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Portion of Starkey Park Equestrian Trail Closed From Oct. 22, 2018 Through Feb. 14, 2019

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (Oct. 17, 2018) — Beginning Monday, Oct. 22, a portion of the equestrian trail at Starkey Park will close for a project by Tampa Bay Water to improve water levels and ecological function at Bonnet Lake.

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Tampa Bay Water Receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

CLEARWATER, Fla. (Oct. 3, 2018) &mdash Tampa Bay Water has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2017 comprehensive annual financial report.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., October 3, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. (September 28, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., October 3, at 9 a.m.

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$30,000 in Grants Available for Protecting Tampa Bay Area Drinking Water Sources

CLEARWATER, Fla. (Sept. 4, 2018) — Ensuring the region’s drinking water is clean and safe starts at the source.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (August 31, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., September 5, at 9 a.m.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., August 1, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. (July 31, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., August 1, at 9 a.m.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (July 2, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Thurs., July 5, at 9 a.m.

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Tampa Bay Water Celebrates Eight Consecutive Years Of Stable Water Rates And Its 20th Anniversary

CLEARWATER, Fla. (June 18, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water’s board of directors marked the agency’s 20th anniversary with a respectful nod to the monumental efforts of those involved in creating Florida’s largest regional water utility and celebrated the agency’s dedication to delivering high-quality, affordable drinking water to the people of the Tampa Bay area.

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

CLEARWATER, Fla. (June 6, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water, the University of Florida IFAS Extension and the Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program are accepting final entries for the 2018 Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (June 1, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., June 6, at 9 a.m.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (April 30, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., May 2, at 9 a.m.

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Residents Asked to Participate in Telephone Town Hall Meeting on Future Water Sources

CLEARWATER, Fla. (April 13, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water invites Tampa Bay area residents to join its telephone town hall meeting on April 18 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. to discuss its Long-term Master Water Plan, the framework for meeting the region’s future drinking water needs.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., April 4, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. (March 30, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., April 4, at 9 a.m.

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Awards Season Open for Water-Efficient Landscapes

CLEARWATER, Fla. (March 28, 2018) — If your landscape is both eye-catching and water-efficient, now is the time to enter the 2018 Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards. Up for grabs are a custom-made, mosaic landscape stepping stone, recognition by local elected officials and neighborhood bragging rights.

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Tampa Bay Area Utility Begins a State-wide Effort to Promote Water Conservation

CLEARWATER, Fla. (March 7, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water, continuing a 20-year tradition, kicked off a statewide effort to declare April as Water Conservation Month. The agency’s board of directors adopted the proclamation to promote water conservation during Florida’s driest month of the year.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (March 6, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., March 7, at 9 a.m.

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Have a Voice in the Choice of Tampa Bay’s Next Drinking Water Sources

CLEARWATER, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2018) — As the Tampa Bay area continues to grow, the region will need more water. Your voice is needed to help decide the next drinking water sources.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (Feb. 5, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., Feb. 7, at 9 a.m.

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

LITHIA, Fla. (Jan. 17, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water will be conducting “controlled, prescribed burns” during the winter and spring months (January 2018 through June 2018) on the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir property.

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Tampa Bay Water to Test Emergency Notification Sirens at Reservoir on Wed., January 3, at 9 a.m.

LITHIA, Fla. (Jan. 1, 2018) — Tampa Bay Water is conducting a test of its emergency siren system at the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir on Wed., Jan. 3, at 9 a.m.

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