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 Special Meeting on Thursday, April 4, 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.
To verify which jurisdiction your property is located in, you can search the Pasco County Property Appraiser’s website: http://search.pascopa.com/
You can type in a name or address to verify the jurisdiction. The name of the jurisdiction can be found on the left side of the screen. An example can be viewed here: how to identify my property’s jurisdiction
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.
Port Richey City Hall will be closed Monday January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. City Hall will reopen on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 8:00 am to serve you.
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.