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Government calendar

Published July 1, 2007



South Pasadena: Regular Commission meeting - 9 a.m., 7047 Sunset Drive S.

Redington Beach: Park Board meeting - 10 a.m., 105 164th Ave.

St. Petersburg: Civilian Police Review Committee meeting - 5:30 p.m., City Hall, Council Chamber.

Belleair Beach: City Council meeting - 6:30 p.m., 444 Causeway Blvd.


Madeira Beach: Board of Commissioners workshop - 1 p.m., 300 Municipal Drive.

St. Petersburg: Environmental Development Commission meeting - 2 p.m., City Hall, Council Chamber.

St. Petersburg: Homeless Task Force meeting - 3:30 p.m., City Hall, Room 100.

Indian Rocks Beach: Pinellas Suncoast Fire and Rescue District Board of Commissioners workshop meeting - 6:30 p.m., 304 First St.


St. Pete Beach: Historic Preservation Board meeting - 2 p.m., 155 Corey Ave.

Pinellas Park: Friends of the Library meeting - 5:30 p.m., Pinellas Park Library, 7770 52nd St.

Gulfport: Planning and Zoning Board meeting - 6:30 p.m., 2401 53rd St. S.

Pinellas Park: Library Board meeting - 7 p.m., Pinellas Park Library, 7770 52nd St.

Pinellas Park: Planning and Zoning Commission meeting - 7 p.m., 5141 78th Ave. N.

[Last modified June 30, 2007, 23:17:31]

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