May 2016

Westchase Reclaimed Water Off May 31-June 2

Scheduled maintenance on a reclaimed water line will affect Westchase’s reclaimed water service from Tuesday, May 31, to Thursday, June 2.

WCA Board Votes to Support TBX; Hears Request to End Facility Age Use Requirements

Parking issues in West Park Village (WPV) and possible age discrimination at the neighborhood pools were brought before the Westchase Community Association (WCA) Board of Directors at their May meeting.

VMs Vote to Back TBX Lanes; Discuss Code of Conduct

The May Voting Members meeting started with a presentation from TBARTA Executive Director Ray Chiaramonte, a Westchase resident, before turning to a review of the WCA's Code of Conduct.

Baybridge Park Reopens May 13

Over the past few weeks, residents visiting Baybridge Park encountered park closure signs on its locked gates. Behind those closed gates, however, a complete refurbishment of Baybridge Park’s playground equipment was underway. On Friday, May 13, at 8 a.m. the park closure ends with the debut of Baybridge Park’s new playground. Drop on by to see its impressive, new look – even adults won’t be able to resist the two-story corkscrew slide! (Residents should note that the park will briefly close again May 25-26 for the repaving of its parking lot.)

Westchase CDD Discusses Developments, Park Projects and Road Repaving

At its May meeting, the Westchase CDD continued to approve bids for park work and heard back about a possible interlocal agreement to get Westchase roads paved early.

Westchase Swimmers Make a Splash for a Great Cause

It’s a moving tradition rooted in loss and tragedy – and in the hope of victory over a disease that has likely stolen someone you love. Swim Across America is a tradition like no other. You can participate under San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge or in the midst of Boston Harbor. You can even get involved closer to home in Clearwater.

David Weekley Development Triggers West Park Heartburn

A new townhome development is prompting concern in West Park Village and on the WCA Board. David Weekley homes has proposed building 36 townhomes on land lying south of Fifth-Third Bank adjacent to the high power lines in West Park Village.

2009 WOW Scholars: Where Are They Now?

Seven years ago WOW named five talented and dedicated high school seniors its 2009 WOW Scholars. This month we reached out to our 2009 scholars to find out what the last seven years have brought them.

Did We Get You?

Every year there are still a few out there in early May. A handful of residents and readers who will learn the truth right now:

Do You Want to Run for the Westchase CDD?

The General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 8, will be about more than which political party wins the U.S. presidency or control of the U.S. Congress. That election will give Westchase residents the opportunity to run for a position as resident supervisor on Westchase’s Community Development District (CDD). How can you run and serve on this Westchase board?

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