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Is Florida's lengthy growing season wearing you down? Thinking about hiring professionals to maintain the lawn, apply fertilizer or pesticides, or install an irrigation system? Lawn maintenance and landscape design are thriving businesses in Hillsborough County. But before laying down your pruning...
Hillsborough County provides many opportunities for residents to learn. From setting up a rain barrel to shooting a basketball to starting a business, you can pick up new skills through instruction and hands-on experience. Many of the teachers, caretakers, and coaches are volunteers, eager to share...
Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 31, 2018) - Hillsborough County residents with pesky mosquitoes around their homes are in luck: mosquito fish are back, and are available for free all summer long. In addition to holding free mosquito fish events on select Saturdays throughout the County, Mosquito...
It's spring. Your yard and garden are calling. Here are things you should know before heading to the plant nursery or that needy, weedy spread outside your door: Do you know what plants grow best in your yard? Consider getting a soil pH test. It can save time and money. Contact the...
Rain gardens are shallow depressions that are planted with deep-rooted native and non-native adaptive plants and grasses. They are: Designed to collect rain water that runs off rooftops or lawns Areas that capture stormwater runoff, allowing it to soak into the ground. This recharges...
As you begin to pack up your holiday decorations, you may be wondering what to do with your live Christmas tree after the holiday. Several free options are available to Hillsborough County solid waste customers, including: free curbside pickup, free disposal at County yard waste facility, or...
Hillsborough County has lots of U-Pick farms. Strawberries, blueberries, and blackberries are plentiful in season and available to pick-your-own consumers. Other fruits and vegetables also are marketed for U-Pick, such as tomatoes, sweet corn, and peaches. Some of the best fruits and vegetables of...
Resiliency, confidence, the ability to remain calm when things don't go as planned. The mindset that Christian Ramthun acquired during more than two decades in the U.S. Army and National Guard is serving him well in his current occupation: commercial beekeeping. Christian, a retired Army lieutenant...
Looking to stay dry when visiting one of the fantastic restaurants downtown? Or leaving one of our top-notch hotels and need some shade from the sun? On your way out the door, grab one of the blue or clear umbrellas embossed with the Hillsborough County logo that are available for your use....
Hillsborough County, Fla. (Sept. 12, 2017) - Hillsborough County will reopen many offices and facilities on Wednesday, Sept. 13, and will resume normal business hours. That includes County Center at 601 E. Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa. However, several County facilities will be closed due to...