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County Commissioner Citizen Advisory Committee Application
Apr 8 2021 to May 5 2021

Hillsborough County Commissioners are seeking residents to serve on several County citizen advisory boards and councils. Residents interested in seeking appointment must reside in and be registered voters in Hillsborough County. These are voluntary positions and members serve without compensation. Applicants may apply to more than one board but may only serve on one board at a time unless specifically approved by the BOCC. All applicants must submit a completed Questionnaire for County Appointments and a Standards of Conduct form. Additional requirements are in the information that follows.

Oppose- City of Tampa to Suspend 3 Bar Licenses
Feb 15 2021

2/25/21  Discussion and voting on Citizen's Review Board for the Police- see below for ways to take action

2/22/21 Thank you.  Peaceful Protesters- news clip,     Meeting Speakers- Tampa City Council YouTube

2/22/21- Mask ordnance to close more bars!!!  Let the City Council hear from you!!! (see contacts below)

2/19/21 - Two Tampa bars lose...

City Council Citizen Review Board to the Police
Feb 25 2021

Should be on Agenda for 2/25/21... please send a comment before then and if possible speak in person this week or on the 25th.  Background information has a lot of talking points. Revising Citizen Review Board   (2015 established to scrutinize the police activity- due to the number of supposed minority arrests for bike stealing)

Several ways to have your voice heard at Tampa City Council:

  1. Call City Hall: (813) 274-8877
  2. Send written comments by internet or web at https://www.tampa.gov/PublicComment 
  3. Send written comments by email to TampaCityCouncil@tampagov.net or use this link for official public record emails 
  4. Speak remotely during public comment with the use of CMT: Complete...
2021 County Commission BLM Program- TAKE ACTION


  1. REVIEW WEBSITE  Want to help plan for equity?  &  Home page
  2. REVIEW FLYERS- click on flyers for larger view
  3. TAKE SURVEY....  
  4. Email County Commissioners- click on link and send them a note! 


Campaign to support Superintendent Adison Davis

 Addison.Davis@hcps.net   and please pray for him
Superintendent Addison Davis has had a rough first year. With only two conservatives on the board Mr. Davis needs to hear from us. Show your support and appreciation.  I am sure there are many people who are upset with his new policies.  Just a note of support would be meaningful.

  • As a conservative is struggling to manage the school spending which was in dire need of  budget oversight. 
  • To have the wisdom to trust the people around him who are trying to help him succeed and recognize those who want him to fail. 
  • To have patience when leading others and when implementing strategies to help our students succeed academically. 
Major Castor- Mask Mandate

Email Mayor Castor or Call (813) 274-8251  Talking points:  Is she going to arrest all the Bucs players?; her outrage hurts businesses and future events, demand scientific proof masks work; stop the politics and care about the people;...

Newsweek:  Tampa Mayor Jane Castor issued an executive order before the Super Bowl saying masks must be worn outside while in "event zones," such as downtown, in and around the stadium, and at other tourist hotspots until February 13. The order also said those not wearing masks could be cited for a "normal civil infraction" that carries a $500 fine.

While the city of Tampa and Hillsborough County have their own mask requirements in place, Republican Governor Rick DeSantis issued an executive order in...