What's on the agenda in local government

By Times Staff Writer
Published January 7, 2008


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Tampa Rezoning of the Fort Homer Hesterly Armory to allow a hotel, spa, shops and artists' studios Thursday at 6 p.m., at City Hall, 315 E. Kennedy Blvd. Remaking this historic property is intended to boost redevelopment of the West Tampa neighborhood


Tarpon Springs The Tarpon Springs City Commission will discuss Penny for Pinellas money. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 324 E Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Commissioners are unhappy with how the $2-billion Penny for Pinellas is being distributed, saying the current formula shortchanges cities.


St. Petersburg Tampa Bay Rays discuss their stadium proposal with members of the Downtown Neighborhood Association 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth Street N It's a chance to hear the Rays' presentation for both a new stadium and the redevelopment of Tropicana Field.