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Grand Reopening Pictures from this morning

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Thank you to everyone who came out this morning for the grand reopening of the Apollo Beach Nature Park.

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Grand Reopening of the AB Nature Park

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Latest Pictures of the Park

The work at the park is nearly completed and it will be opening soon. Many thanks to Commissioner Murman and Ross Dickerson with the County for their tremendous support and cooperation.

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Markers being installed this weekend

ABWIG and Tampa Sailing Squadron Volunteers will once again be in the North and Main Channels this Saturday installing marks. As you may know, we installed two “floating” channel marks (#1 &#2) on the main channel a few weeks ago. … Continue reading

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Notice: Main Channel #1 and #2 Marks

The number 1 and number 2 floating markers that were installed in the Main Channel last weekend are gone.  We are trying to pinpoint the time that they went missing.  If you have any information please comment on our fb … Continue reading

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Park Reopening

Due to the inclement weather this week, the AB Nature Park will not be opening this weekend.  I know everyone is anxious for the park to reopen but the rains keep the final phase of the project from being completed.  … Continue reading

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Massimo’s Fundraiser Thank you

Thank you to all who came out and supported the fundraiser and a big thank you to Massimo’s for supporting the “Bring the beach back to Apollo Beach” campaign.   Massimo’s pizza in the Winn Dixie Shopping Center is having … Continue reading

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Update and thank you from the ABWIG Board

The ABWIG BOD wants to provide an update in the donation totals since we asked the community to raise $4400 at the beginning of July.  We have raised $1385.00.  We are at 32% of our goal. Special Thanks go out … Continue reading

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Progress Report on the Dredging Project

ABWIG volunteers, Board and Community Leaders, Attached are a series of pictures that document the progress being made dredging, building the beach and re-marking the North Channel.  Please distribute this information to your organizations.  Together with the Hillsborough County Lands … Continue reading

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Thank you for your donations

Want to see the latest progress and see the new beach? Check out the latest video: https://vimeo.com/173655130 Since asking for donations specifically for the new pilings, day boards, lights and floating marks, we have received donations of $430.00. This is … Continue reading

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