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Hillsborough County Annual Pass

Stage: Active

Campaign: Livability

Create an annual pass that includes multiple Hillsborough county locations (MOSI, FL Aquarium, Glazer Museum, etc.). This would allow residents to have an affordable way to frequently visit this places with their children. Like the Busch Gardens/ Sea World passes but on a smaller more local scale. If it didn't cost so much I would take my family out more to these places and like most families if we go somewhere we ...more »

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Place more value on "Green Infrastructure" and "Parks".

Stage: Active

Campaign: Health

For too long we've watched funding cuts diminish the ELAPP program. State budget cuts have all but eliminated the Florida Forever funding. Over the last several years, County budget cuts have resulted in reduction in parks, public works, transportation (not just vehicular) and stormwater management and drainage capital improvements projects. The county has aging infrastructure like many counties in FL and the US. To be ...more »

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Countywide Library Sysem

Stage: Active

Campaign: Future

Continue to support the funding mechanism that permits the maintainence and expansion of our countywide system of community based libraries. These institutions are critical to our future educational aspirations, providing equal opportunity to every citizen to access the world through its resources.

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ELAAP-Environmental Land Acquisition Preservation & Protection

Stage: Active

Campaign: Livability

When ELAPP first passed in 1987, it allowed funds to go towards acquisition and maintenance of park and rec land. Over the years, that provision was stricken and the result is that few conservation lands convert to parks. Also the word "capital" was inserted in subsequent referenda preventing funds to go towards maintenance of conservation land therefore siphoning off funds from Parks and Rec for conservation land maintenance. ...more »

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