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Tampa City Council approves trash collection rate increase, first in 9 years

Listen: Rates for trash collection in Tampa are going up. This comes after the City Council approved the first increase in nine years. Starting in October, Tampa’s monthly rates for trash services will increase by nearly...

Current and Future Projects by Forward Pinellas with Whit Blanton

Whit Blanton of Forward Pinellas joins Anni and Tanja to discuss their current projects.

Gateway Expressway in Pinellas County to open Friday afternoon

The Gateway Expressway project in Pinellas County is on track to finally open. WMNF's Chris Young reports on the opening.

Sustainability in Transportation with Dayna Lazarus

Anni and Tanja discuss sustainability in transportation and urban planning with Dayna Lazarus
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5 questions for the president and CEO of the Florida Ports Council after the Baltimore bridge collapse

The News Service has five questions for Michael Rubin, president and CEO of the Florida Ports Council.

Florida International University bridge collapse leads to a legal fight

Companies affiliated with an FIU bridge engineering firm are fighting a proposal to prevent them from working on federally funded projects.

Ashley Gantt, Mike Beltran, discuss the 2024 Florida legislative session

The Skinny survived Mitch Perry’s 60-day exile in Tallahassee, and today he returned to the WMNF Tampa studio to start a recap of the legislative session that should run a few weeks. Democratic Ashley Gantt,...
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Shoreline and Spring restoration with Tom Ries

Sustainable Living hosts Tanja Vidovic and Anni Ellis spoke with local environmentalist Tom Ries, a nationally known ecologist with more than 40 years of experience restoring natural systems in the SE.
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Ron DeSantis announces investment in rural broadband

Ron DeSantis held a press conference at the South Florida State College Hardee Campus earlier today. The governor announced an investment of around $223 million, continuing the expansion of broadband access in rural areas. “This’ll...
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Tampa Electric will seek customer rate increases

Tampa Electric Co. will ask state regulators to approve a plan that would raise base electric rates over the next three years.
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Duke Energy Florida is seeking an increase to its base rate

Duke Energy Florida wants state approval of a 3-year plan to increase customers’ base electric rates and expand solar power generation.
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Florida ports see record highs in cargo and cruise traffic

Cargo and cruise traffic hit record highs last year at Florida seaports, due to global supply-chain issues and a desire by people to travel.

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