Florida Department of Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran issued a warning and announced an immediate investigation into Sarasota County and Hillsborough County Schools over their new mask mandates that eliminated a parental opt-out, except for medical exemptions.
Tampa Bay is one of the fastest-growing areas in the country, seeing about 20% growth in the last decade, according to the latest Census Data. But with that, comes the growing pains. From housing and infrastructure to education. https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/in-depth/hillsborough-county-needs-more-school-buildings-to-keep-up-with-growth
Hillsborough County is holding a hybrid public hearing Monday night on the redistricting process. https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/region-hillsborough/hillsborough-county-holding-hybrid-hearing-on-redistricting
As rent prices spike around Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, Tampa Bay families living paycheck to paycheck are struggling to keep up. Luckily, rental assistance programs are here to lift their burdens.
The Hillsborough County school district is in the process of drawing new boundaries by the end of the year. But as ABC Action News reporter Rochelle Alleyne shows us, some parents are worried the process is being "rushed."
Monday, FDOT will begin construction on a redesign of the I-75 interchange with Clark Road. https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/driving-tampa-bay-forward/state-to-begin-work-on-improving-busy-i-75-interchange-in-sarasota-county