The Hillsborough Community College Fire Academy is located at:
5610 East Columbus Drive Tampa, FL 33619
This facility is utilized for day use only training exercises. It is served by a municipal water supply system that provides its drinking water. The facility has one onsite well, used to supply the facility’s fire hydrants.
On March 27 and 28, 2019, DEP staff completed sampling of soil, sediment, surface water and groundwater. These results, which are currently pending, will inform next steps in the assessment process.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.