Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The Temple Terrace City Council will have its first meeting in the newly-renovated room Tuesday evening.
The outdated City Council Chambers at City Hall have been given a new look befitting the 21st century. The renovation that began March 25 is now complete, and the council will have its first meeting in the updated room Tuesday, March 7, at 6 p.m. The renovation was a basic package that the city can build on when it has more money in its budget, according to Temple Terrace Mayor Frank Chillura. “It’s beautiful—really nice,” Chillura said of the modernization. “It’s just a nice, professional environment now.” City Hall was built in 1977, but there is no information on whether the council chambers have undergone previous renovations, city spokesman Michael Dunn said. The project called for removal of the wood paneling on the walls, which was …
Sunday, April 7, 2013
The City Council Chambers are undergoing a renovation to update the look of the room.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
The City Council Chambers are undergoing a renovation to update the look of the room. As a result, the April 2 City Council meeting will take place at Lightfoot Recreation Center.
The outdated City Council Chambers are getting a makeover. A renovation to bring a more modern look to the chambers at City Hall began March 25, and the project is expected to be complete by the end of April, said city spokesman Michael Dunn. While the room is being renovated, the April 2 City Council workshop and meeting will take place at Lightfoot Recreation Center. The workshop begins at 5 p.m., and you can find the agenda here. The meeting begins at 6 p.m., and you can find the agenda here. City Hall was built in 1977, but there is no information on whether the council chambers have undergone previous renovations, Dunn said. Temple Terrace Mayor Frank Chillura called the current renovation a basic package that the city can build upon …
Friday, June 15, 2012
Residents who want to park their cars and cruise city streets in their golf carts can begin registering with the city in October.
Starting next year you won’t have to confine your golf cart to the links. The Temple Terrace City Council approved a measure allowing golf carts on city streets starting Jan. 1, 2013. Currently, golf carts are only allowed to be driven to and from the Temple Terrace Golf & Country Club. The approval only applies to city streets, however. You won’t be able to legally ply state or county roads such as 56th Street or Fletcher and Fowler avenues. And you have to use the golf cart tunnels to cross Bullard Parkway. Other than state, county or federal roads, the streets of Temple Terrace will be the open road for golf carts. But if you want to tool around Temple Terrace in a golf cart, you need to register with the city starting Oct. 1. There …