Nomination and Appointment of City Resident to Vacant City Council Member Seat to be held until June 18, 2019 Special Election

In order to be eligible to qualify for the office of Interim City Council member, the individual must meet the following criteria:

(1) Candidates for office shall have been duly registered voters in Pasco County and must physically reside in the City of Port Richey for twelve (12) months immediately preceding qualifying.

(2) Any person who has been deprived of his civil rights through conviction for committing a crime involving a felony or moral turpitude, and said rights have not been restored shall not be qualified to hold office.

Residents who wish to be appointed as an Interim City Council member must be present at the City Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:30 pm at 6333 Ridge Road, Port Richey, FL 34668 and will have the opportunity to address City Council for a period of three minutes regarding their desire to be appointed. All nominations for potential candidates will be made by City Council and voted on by City Council. Please call 727-816-1900 with any additional questions.

Redfish Release at Brasher Park

Coastal Conservation Association Florida (CCA Florida), Duke Energy and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin releasing over 10,000 juvenile and adult redfish in southwest Florida counties beginning in February. The release at Brasher Park will take place on Tuesday, February 5th at 11:00 am and will  include approximately 1,000 to 1,500 juvenile fish and 25 to 30 adult redfish.

Hike and Bike Trail

A portion of the Hike and Bike Trail (from Koons Road to Bay Blvd) will be closed on Thursday, January 17th and Friday, January 18th for repairs. It will reopen on Saturday, January 19th. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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