Plans for Madeira Beach Town Center have been approved

Plans for Madeira Beach Town Center have been approved

 By Laurie Davison, Reporter Bay News 9 MADEIRA BEACH — Madeira Beach City Commissioners have approved plans for the Madeira Beach Town Center, which is a major development set to go up at the city’s gateway entrance. New entertainment center approved for Madeira Beach Center will include hotels, condos and a low-rise marina building It will… Continue Reading

Epilogue: Longtime Madeira Beach public servant Patricia Shontz

Epilogue: Longtime Madeira Beach public servant Patricia Shontz

By Sheila Mullane Estrada, Times Correspondent MADEIRA BEACH — If ever there was an institution embodied by one person, for Madeira Beach that person was Pat Shontz, who died Jan. 19 at the age of 83. “She had a great love for this city,” said longtime friend and business associate Art Broderick. “In the many… Continue Reading

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