Mitch Perry Report 9.7.11

Tampa's airport director, Joe Lopano, is seemingly in the local press every day, but equally important to Tampa's economy is its Port. Yesterday Port Authority Chair Richard Wainio discussed some of the good and not so good things happening at the Port.

Tonight the Tampa City Council will hear from its citizenry about Mayor Bob Buckhorn's proposed FY2012 budget - expect to hear about swimming pools.

The Hillsborough MPO yesterday approved moving ahead on a major multi-use trail that will run along the Courtney Campbell Causeway, and fill in for what's been lost with the absence of the Friendship Trail Bridge.