October 2018

VMs Address Guidelines, Committee Appointments and Sunshine Motion

The Oct. 9 Westchase Voting Members’ meeting began with a quick vote for the initial approval of the proposed color palette for Building Number Five of the Reserve at West Park Village.

CDD Supervisors to Explore Locations for New Cell Towers

At the Oct. 2 Westchase CDD meeting, supervisors agreed to explore potential locations for new cell towers to enhance cellular service in Westchase.

Education Referendum Town Hall Brings School Superintendent to Westchase

Wednesday, Oct. 3, found Hillsborough County School Superintendent Jeff Eakins laying out the district’s financial justification for placing a half cent sales tax referendum on the Nov. 6 ballot.

The Great West Chase Returns Oct. 27

On your marks! It’s time to lace up your shoes and join the fun as The Great West Chase’s 5K, 10K and Children’s Fun Run return to West Park Village on Saturday, Oct. 27. The 10K starts at 7 a.m.; the 5K kicks off at 8 a.m. and the Children’s Fun Run takes off at 9 a.m.

Westchase School Board Candidate Forum Highlights Candidates’ Similarities

In contrast to the division commonly seen in America’s political landscape, the Oct. 2 School Board Forum in Westchase proved an example of candidates’ courtesy and respect for each other.

Making Sense of School Options in Our Area

Today parents searching for the ideal educational fit for their child are faced with numerous choices. Not only are private schools varied and plentiful, new programs within the public school system also offer exciting new educational opportunities. Navigating the choices can be daunting.

VM Elections: Why Not Run?

Following the Sept. 11 WCA Board elections, a number of residents asked what was involved in running for their neighborhood’s voting member position. To help answer their questions, WOW has put together the following questions and answers.

Westchase Holiday Market Calls for Artists and Crafters

The Westchase Holiday Market, featuring dozens of fine artists and crafters, is preparing for another successful market benefiting Autism Speaks! on Dec. 9. Market organizers are calling for artists and crafters to join the 2018 event.

Alonso’s Homecoming Week Kicks Off Oct. 8

Alonso’s homecoming week figures to be a highlight for students and parents alike. It comes complete with a daily spirit theme, the welcoming of alumni, a football game, the crowning of a king and queen and an elegant dance/social.

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