Madeira Beach developments to be reduced in size

Madeira Beach developments to be reduced in size

By WAYNE AYERS Article published on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 – Tampa Bay Newspapers MADEIRA BEACH – Two major developments planned for the city’s east gateway corridor are being downsized. They are the Madeira Beach Town Center, which will redevelop the area along 150th Avenue and part of Madeira Way to Gulf Boulevard, and the… Continue Reading

Veteran’s Boat Parade Seeking Sponsors, Volunteers and Boats

Veteran’s Boat Parade Seeking Sponsors, Volunteers and Boats

MADEIRA BEACH – The 20th annual Veterans Boat Parade is seeking sponsors and volunteers to help with the annual event, which is set Saturday, Nov. 12. Help is needed in all areas from planning to coordinating related events, web development, publicity, social media, fundraising, correspondence, set-up and tear-down, and booth supervision. The annual parade honors… Continue Reading

FERRY & TAXI SERVICE TO BEGIN IN MADEIRA BEACH

FERRY & TAXI SERVICE TO BEGIN IN MADEIRA BEACH

Information Session September 14th 3:00 PM Press Conference/ Information Session City of Madeira Beach City Hall The City of Madeira Beach introduces regularly scheduled ferry services to begin this October. “We are looking forward to offering residents and visitors an alternative way to get around our City. We believe our waterways are the future of… Continue Reading

Madeira Beach to hold tax rate steady

Madeira Beach to hold tax rate steady

By Sheila Mullane Estrada, Times Correspondent MADEIRA BEACH — Despite spending more than $10 million on a new city hall, fire station and recreational complex in recent years and $9.7 million in new general fund spending planned for next year, the city’s proposed property tax rate remains unchanged. Nonetheless, property owners will be paying a… Continue Reading

Corona and the app Klink will deliver beer on Madeira Beach on Saturday

Corona and the app Klink will deliver beer on Madeira Beach on Saturday

Article by: Sharon Kennedy Wynne – Tampabay Times In a publicity stunt aimed at thirsty beachgoers, Corona beer has partnered with the alcohol delivery service Klink for beach-side beer delivery for one day only on Madeira Beach this weekend. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, you’ll be able to order a six-pack of tall… Continue Reading

Madeira Beach plans drainage and road improvements

Madeira Beach plans drainage and road improvements

MADEIRA BEACH – Over the next year, the city of Madeira Beach will be making drainage and road improvements in the Mitchell’s, Kottler’s and Tullis subdivision areas, located east of Gulf Boulevard. The start date is this week with a construction timeline of 365 days. The roads affected include Boca Ciega Drive, Boca Ciega Avenue,… Continue Reading

Madeira Beach votes to defend officials accused in ethics complaints

Madeira Beach votes to defend officials accused in ethics complaints

By Sheila Mullane Estrada, Times Correspondent Read full article on Tampabay Times site – click here MADEIRA BEACH (August 11, 2016) — The city will pay all legal bills for officials and employees now under investigation for alleged ethics violations. That unanimous vote was taken Tuesday amid strong support for City Manager Shane Crawford and… Continue Reading