St Petersburg City Council voted to end an agreement between the city and the county that would reallocate $14 million for enhancements to the Pier district. If the county approves that request the Pier budget would then rise to $76 million. Pinellas County Commissioners will take a look at the issue at their Sept. 14th meeting.
The Florida Public Service Commission has approved higher rates for customers of Utilities, Inc. and that does include Pasco, Pinellas and Polk counties. While some customers may see lower bills others could see that monthly bill double. We have more on that story here.
Cleanup on the Land O Lakes sinkhole will begin soon, but it’s going to cost quite a bit. Pasco County Commissioners awarded a contract to Ceres Environmental Services for the project. For now the county’s insurance fund will be picking up the $1.3 million dollar price tag for the initial phase of the cleanup that will take some 3-4 weeks.
Disney is looking for new cast members who would like to work from home. The position are for guest service representatives, and if you can speak Spanish and have previous retail experience that’s a real plus in the position. To apply just click here