Nuisance Abatement Board

This Board hears cases involving property which houses prostitution, controlled substance activity, stolen property, and criminal gangs. It has the power to declare such properties a public nuisance, to enter orders prohibiting the maintenance of the nuisance, and assess fines up to $250 per day and up to $500 per day for recurring public nuisances, not to exceed $5,000.

Membership:

The membership of this Board is comprised of 7 members. Each County Commissioner appoints one member.

Terms:

Members shall serve three year terms, or at the pleasure of the appointing commissioner.

Special Requirements:

  • Five of the members must reside in the unincorporated area of Hillsborough County.

Authority:

Hillsborough County Ordinance 98-45.

Meetings:

As needed.
County Center, 2nd Floor
601 E. Kennedy Blvd
Tampa, FL 33602

Contact:

Sonia Rodriguez
Manager, Citizen Boards Support
Code Enforcement Department
3629 Queen Palm Dr.
Tampa, FL 33619
Phone: (813) 272-7181

Citizen Boards Support

Members:

Member Position/Appointed By Dates of Service
Vivian Bacca Unincorporated HC Resident/
Commissioner Stacy White
05/18/2012 -
05/31/2018*
Anthony Bordonaro Unincorporated HC Resident/
Commissioner Kevin Beckner
04/17/2012 -
04/30/2018*
William Browne Unincorporated HC Resident/
Commissioner Sandra Murman
01/13/2003 -
12/31/2019*
Phillip Hirschel Commissioner Ken Hagan 02/10/2005 -
12/31/2017*
Eugene Ravenel Commissioner Lesley Miller 03/21/2012 -
03/31/2018*
Richard Swann, Jr. Unincorporated HC Resident/
Commissioner Al Higginbotham
10/03/2017 -
12/31/2018
Unincorporated HC Resident/
Commissioner Victor Crist

* Reappointed