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Pinellas delegation bars Oldsmar from annexing parts of East Lake listen

01/13/11 Kate Bradshaw
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Two years ago, voters shot down a referendum that would have brought parts of Pinellas County’s unincorporated East Lake area into Oldsmar. Last week the Pinellas County Legislative Delegation gave their blessing to a bill barring any Pinellas city from annexing parts of East Lake unless it’s what property owners want. The bill was softened, but Oldsmar leaders are still not happy.

State Senator Mike Fasano and Representative Mike Nehr sponsored the bill. If passed by the Legislature, it w...

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St. Pete Approves Red Light Cameras listen

04/01/10 Kate Bradshaw
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Today the St. Petersburg City Council voted to install cameras throughout the city to deter red light runners. They join Hillsborough County, Oldsmar, South Pasadena and Temple Terrace on the short list of local governments that have done so. But some people question whether cash flow, and not public safety, is their ...

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