Denial recommended on senior care site in Wesley Chapel

The Pasco County Planning Commission has recommended denial of a request for a conditional use permit to allow a residential treatment facility for up to 30 residents on Pomello Trace in Wesley Chapel. Planning commissioners voted 5-0 against the request by Jordanes Hippolite, who is seeking permission to create an elderly care center, on a site at 29436 Pomella Trace, that’s smaller than a … [Read more...]

Pasco Sheriff’s Office has new tool to track missing persons

The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office has a new tool to help find people with Alzheimer’s, dementia, autism or other cognitive disorders who wander off. Sheriff Chris Nocco held a news conference last week to talk about using scent kits to help locate missing persons with cognitive disorders. “What we’re trying to do, as quickly as possible, is to find those loved ones who go missing — find … [Read more...]