Land O’ Lakes High undergoes $29 million makeover

When students arrive at Land O’ Lakes High School next week, they’ll see construction crews busy on a $29 million makeover that’s expected to take two years. But, great care is being taken to ensure that students and staff are kept out of the path of work crews, and vice versa, said John Petrashek, director of construction services for Pasco County Schools. During a recent tour of the … [Read more...]

PHSC provides disabled students ‘Access to Success’

College students who are disabled often require special accommodations in order to get through their coursework in the pursuit of a degree. It seems like a given that they'd receive those accommodations. And they do, if they have the proper documentation. Normally that means assessment testing from a specialist in the field of their disability, which can be an expensive process. "It's … [Read more...]

Pasco starts replacing bus benches

Pasco County Public Transportation has started the process of notifying bus riders that bus benches at stops throughout unincorporated Pasco County are being removed and replaced. Metropolitan Systems Inc. will do the work, removing all the old benches by Nov. 30, according to a release. In their place, new benches will be installed that are compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. … [Read more...]