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Duke Energy to begin multi-million dollar St. Pete power infrastructure upgrade

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Downtown St. Petersburg’s power infrastructure is getting a multi-million-dollar safety and reliability upgrade. Over the next two weeks, crews from Duke Energy will be adding advanced safety features to electrical manholes throughout downtown St. Pete. The project aims to improve the city’s infrastructure as part of a $140 million Duke Energy reliability program. Starting Nov. 21-23 and Nov. 28-30, weather permitting, Duke will be installing upgrades to manholes between 1st Avenue North and Central and 4th Street North and 5th Street North and…

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Bucs want ability to move a second home game out of Tampa

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The Tampa Bay Bucs want a nicer stadium. Also, they want  the right to play more games away from it. Among the sticking points for a stadium upgrade – one that was submitted only two weeks ago – would be the right to play a second game each season away from Raymond James Stadium. As it is, the Bucs have the right to take an extra game to a neutral site – overseas, perhaps – as it did with its…

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