MAYOR WELCOMES STUDENT AMBASSADORS FOR CITY HALL VISIT
Our 2014 Takamatsu Student Ambassadors – Hanae Yoshioka, Juri Kawai, and Ikki Kubo – spent Thursday afternoon at City Hall, officially meeting Mayor Rick Kriseman and St. Petersburg City Council Members. Additional highlights of their first week: a Segway tour of the downtown waterfront, Starbucks, bowling, a trip to the Salvador Dali Museum and a drive across the Sunshine Skyway Bridge! MORE PHOTOS
GEOGRAPHY BEE JULY 30
Hey kids! Brush up on your geography this summer and have some fun at the same time! Students entering 1st to 6th grade are invited to compete for prizes in the 4th Annual Geography Bee at the James Weldon Johnson Community Library, 1059 18th Ave. S. in St. Petersburg on Wednesday, July 30 at 6:15 p.m. For more information, call 727-893-7213 or visit www.splibraries.org.
GREENLIGHT PINELLAS YARD SIGNS AVAILABLE AT SUNKEN GARDENS
Beginning today, while supplies last, Greenlight Pinellas yard signs will be available for residents to pick up in the lobby of Sunken Gardens, 1825 Fourth St. N. during normal business hours: Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 4:30 p.m. Limit one per residence please. -Read More-
WATER MAIN REPLACMENT CAUSES SERVICE DISRUPTIONS
ORANGE MEANS IMPROVEMENTS, SMOOTH ROADS
Expect continued lane closures, lane diversions and delays on Central Ave. between Park St. and the bridge connecting the Causeway Isles and Treasure Island Causeway through the end of July. City crews are replacing sewer mains at Central Ave. and Sunset Dr.
Meanwhile, the FDOT repaving project on Fourth St. N. should be complete by the end of August. The work is the final step in a sewer replacement project stretching from 9200 Fourth St. N. into downtown. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained at all times.