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WHERE YOUR HALF-CENT WOULD GO

The following is a list of the projects local governments propose to build using the proceeds from a half-cent sales tax on the Sept. 3 ballot. All dollar amounts are in millions.

SCHOOL PROJECTS

YEARS 1-5

High School "EEE" Bloomingdale

area: $39.1

High School "FFF" Lutz area: $39.1

YEARS 6-15

High School "GGG" East County area:

$39.1

High School "HHH" East Tampa

(Middleton) area: $39.1

Middle School "DD" Riverview area:

$18.7

Middle School "EE" Westchase area:

$18.7

Middle School "GG" Lutz area: $18.7

Elementary School "D" Westchase

area: $11.5

Elementary School "G" Tampa Palms

area: $11.5

Elementary School "H" Van Dyke

Road: $11.5

Elementary School "I" Plant City area:

$11.5

YEARS 16-30

The School Board will hold a public hearing every five years during the duration of the tax and identify the expenditure of funds. Priority will be for new construction and renovation that adds classrooms.

STADIUM PROJECT

(over 30 years of the tax)

New football stadium (includes

construction costs, interest,

contingencies): $319

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY

GOVERNMENT PROJECTS

(first six years of the tax)

JAILS

Work on a 256-bed maximum security

jail: $15.4

256 beds of dormitory jail housing:

$6.1

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Equipment for COPS AHEAD

Program: $0.9

REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT

Replace aging fleet: $4.0

JUDICIAL SYSTEM, RENOVATION

AND EXPANSION

Main Courthouse renovation: $2.6

Renovate 700 Twiggs Street building:

$4.0

CRIMINAL JUSTICE INFORMATION SYSTEM, REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT

Data processing system for the

courts, sheriff, state attorney and

public defender: $7.4

FIRE PROTECTION

Fire equipment replacement and

refurbishment: $3.0

Fire station code compliance and

rehabilitation: $0.6

Expand Midway fire station: $0.19

Fix cracking concrete aprons: $0.10

Expand Dover fire station: $0.18

Renovate Palm River fire station:

$0.15

Remodel Brandon fire station: $0.27

Expand Lutz fire station: $0.15

Replace Sun City Center fire station:

$0.7

Expand and renovate fire protection

headquarters: $1.5

PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY OPERATIONS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT

County Center security: $0.1

Computer-Aided dispatch upgrade:

$0.1

EMS/Fire printer network

enhancement: $0.2

Computerized hospital resource link:

$0.2

Alpha-numeric paging system link:

$0.2

Special need program shelter

upgrades: $0.2

Telephone lines for regional relief

center: $0.03

Mobile emergency operations center

vehicle: $0.08

AGING SERVICES

Replace senior adult day care facility

in South Tampa: $0.6

Construct senior adult day

care/nutrition and activities

center in Brandon: $0.4

TRANSPORTATION

Re-surfacing of county roads: $14.7

Renovation and expansion

of intersections

Realign Durant at Dover/Little: $0.3

Traffic signal and turn lanes at Bell

Shoals at Rosemead: $0.3

Traffic signal at Oakfield at

Vonderburg: $0.2

Traffic signal at Bruce B. Downs at

Lake Forest: $0.2

Traffic signal and turn lanes at Dale

Mabry at Hamilton: $0.4

Turn lane at Palm River at U.S. 301:

$0.2

Traffic signal and turn lanes at Sabal

Industrial Blvd. at U.S. 301: $0.3

Traffic signal at Savarese and Waters:

$0.2

Future Intersections: $4.7

Sidewalks

Balm/Wimauma: $1.3

Brandon: $1.6

Gibsonton: $0.2

Carrollwood: $0.5

Plant City: $0.6

Ruskin/Sun City: $0.1

Thonotosassa: $0.2

Town 'N Country: $0.2

USF: $0.1

Contingencies: $0.2

Road renovation and expansion

Transportation improvements for

Greater Brandon (includes design,

engineering and right-of-way

acquisition for road renovation

or expansion projects): $17.7

Roads and segments include:

Parsons Avenue, Oakfield to

State Road 60

Lumsden Road, Providence to

Kings Avenue

Bell Shoals, Bloom Hill to Boyette

Road

Bell Shoals, Bloomingdale

Avenue to Bloom Hill

Interstate 275/Interstate 4 junction

improvements: $11.1

STORMWATER PROGRAM

Engineering for secondary systems:

$1.2

Rehabilitation of failing underdrain

systems: $0.08

Replace failed systems (with miles

of stormsewers):

Keystone $0.2: 0.41 miles

Lutz $0.07: 0.16 miles

Carrollwood $0.5: 1.25 miles

Town 'N Country $0.6: 1.49 miles

Thonotosassa $0.2: 0.41 miles

Brandon $0.7: 1.66 miles

Gibsonton $0.3: 0.82 miles

Ruskin/Sun City Center $0.7:

1.66 miles

Balm/Wimauma $0.2: 0.41 miles

Knights/Turkey Creek $0.5:

1.23 miles

Upgrade failed systems:

Keystone: $0.04

Lutz: $0.03

Carrollwood: $0.2

Town 'N Country: $0.3

Thonotosassa: $0.07

Brandon: $0.3

Gibsonton: $0.1

Ruskin/Sun City Center: $0.3

Balm/Wimauma: $0.07

Knights/Turkey Creek: $0.10

Archie Creek II drainage plan: $0.5

Bearss/Duck Pond II drainage plan:

$0.1

Delaney Creek Basin drainage plan:

$1.1

Rocky/Brushy Creek stormwater

master plan: $0.2

East Lake Basin master plan: $1.3

Lower Sweetwater Basin master plan:

$0.7

Fulfill requirements of National

Pollution and Discharge Elimination

Permit: $0.2

Pemberton/Baker Creek master plan:

$0.1

PARKS AND TRAILS

Regional parks

Replace parking lots, restrooms, other

improvements at Lake Park: $0.4

Renovations and repairs at

Alderman's Ford Park: $0.1

Renovations at Eureka Springs Park:

$0.08

Renovations and repairs at Lettuce

Lake Park: $0.1

Renovations at Lithia Springs Park:

$0.1

Renovations and repairs at Medard

Park: $0.03

Renovations at E.G. Simmons Park:

$0.1

Renovations at Wilderness Park: $0.05

Renovations at Upper Tampa Bay

Park: $0.2

Neighborhood and district parks

Renovations at Orange Grove Park:

$0.1

Upgrade boat ramp at Wildcat Creek:

$0.02

Expansion and improvements at

Limona Park: $0.05

Paving and repairs at Thatcher Park:

$0.03

Paving and renovations at Ruskin

Common Good Park: $0.05

Paving and fence at Balm Park: $0.05

Parking and landscaping at Logan

Gate Park: $0.05

New trails

Construct 7-mile Upper Tampa Bay

Trail Phase II: $2.8

Construct Town N' Country Linear

Park Extension: $0.8

Buy land and build Old Fort King Trail

Phase I: $2.9

New park construction

New community center at Northdale

Park: $0.5

Upgrading of tennis and basketball

courts at Keystone Park: $0.2

Tennis court upgrade at Nye Park:

$0.1

Add soccer, baseball, softball fields at

South Mobley Park (Phase II): $2.0

Sports lighting upgrade at Northside

Little League: $0.1

Sports lighting upgrade at Citrus Park

Little League: $0.1

Sports lighting upgrade at Lutz Little

League: $0.1

CHILDREN'S SERVICES

Construct a 7,500-square-foot athletic

center: $1.0

UTILITY SYSTEMS

Wimauma water system: $4.0

Support county water and wastewater

utility system: $6.0

LIBRARY SERVICES

Repairs, renovation for West Tampa

Library: $0.6

Replace roof at Lutz Library: $0.08

Roofing, paving at West Gate Library:

$0.20

Air conditioning work at North Tampa

Library: $0.02

Renovations at Ybor City Library:

$0.10

Roofing at Seminole Library: $0.06

Air conditioning work at Riverview

Library: $0.03

Carpeting at Ruskin Library: $0.04

Disability access to West Tampa

Library: $0.40

Disability access to Thonotosassa

Library: $0.02

Disability access to Brandon Regional

Library: $0.04

Disability access to Peninsular Library:

$0.03

Study of proposed South Regional

Library: $0.5

HARTLINE

Matching funds for federal grant for

new buses: $3.4

CITY OF TAMPA

(first five years of tax)

POLICE

283 marked cars: $7.0

Other equipment, including unmarked

cars, bomb truck and forensic

equipment: $2.67

PARKS AND RECREATION

Play equipment: $0.19

Renovation of Seminole Recreation

Center: $0.065

Land and facilities acquisition: $0.7

Softball field renovations: $0.39

Maintenance equipment: $0.32

Renovations at Ballast Point Park:

$0.29

Hillsborough River Greenway: $0.47

Cypress Street Beach Park & Mullet Point Athletic Complex: $.8

City cemetery improvements: $0.11

Desoto Park Expansion and others:

$0.5

Hillsborough River/Bay shoreline

improvements: $0.53

Gymnasium and community center at

Copeland Park: $1.0

Renovation of McGuire Center or a

PAL facility at Rome & Sligh: $0.55

Renovation of Port Tampa Community

Center: $0.58

Renovation of Barksdale Community

Center: $0.66

FIRE PROTECTION

Equipment, including seven engines,

seven rescue vehicles, one aerial

truck and other equipment: $ 3.62

Stations: $0.55

PUBLIC WORKS AND TRANSPORTATION

Road construction, such as

improvements to S West Shore

and Commerce Street, S Howard

Avenue, New Tampa East/West

road: $4.9

Road re-construction, including

resurfacing and repairs: $2.9

Sidewalk construction: $1.0

Other programs, including

neighborhood traffic control,

seawall reconstruction, vehicle

replacement and bridge

maintenance: $3.9

STORMWATER MANAGEMENT

Cypress Memorial improvements:

$0.35

Cleveland Street drainage

improvements: $1.0

Columbus at 57th Street drainage

improvements: $0.5

Curiosity Creek Basin drainage

improvements: $1.0

Spanishtown Creek drainage

improvements: $2.5

Palma Ceia drainage improvements:

$1.0

Raise ramp to Davis Islands at

Bayshore Boulevard: $0.2

Henderson Boulevard at Dale Mabry

drainage improvements: $1.0

Equipment: $0.9

CITY OF TEMPLE

TERRACE

PUBLIC SAFETY

Public safety computer system

replacement

FIRE DEPARTMENT

Ladder truck and pumper, emergency

rescue unit, brush truck, fire

engine medical equipment

LIBRARY

Expansion and renovation

CITY OF PLANT CITY

New City Hall

Civic Center Complex

Land acquisition and infrastructure for

parks and recreation

Public safety

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