Mission Statement

To make the Bloomingdale Community a desirable place for home ownership by beautifying and protecting the Community’s common areas through pro-active management of Community infrastructure, while being good stewards of our constituent’s tax dollars.

Next Regular Meetings

Monday, August 13, 2018
at 6:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting

Monday, September 10, 2018
at 6:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting

All meetings are
open to the public.




Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Board of Trustees held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the return of the Bloomingdale signs at the Culbreath Road and Bloomingdale Avenue entrance to the community! The ceremony took place on Saturday, August 4, at 9 a.m., at the sign located on the Campo Family YMCA side of the entrance. Pictured from left: Mark Horst, BSTD Treasurer; Rusty Jones, BSTD Trustee; Dave West, BSTD President; George May, Bloomingdale Homeowners Association President; Hillsborough County Commissioner Stacy White; Tom Leech, BSTD Vice President; Claire Letkiewicz, Bloomingdale Cove Homeowners Association President; and Jay Kittle, BSTD Secretary. The replacement and re-landscaping of the signs at the entrance was made possible by a mini-grant awarded to the District by the County thanks to the Board of County Commissioners and the Office of Neighborhood relations. The signs were removed over 2 years ago during the construction of the new intersection at Culbreath Road and Bloomingdale Avenue. The District responded to the numerous inquiries about and requests for the signs to be replaced so that the community would again be identified at that entrance, and was able to do so without using taxing district dollars.

Referendum for Tax Assessment Increase on August 28 Primary Ballot!

 A Referendum has been placed on the ballot for the August 28, 2018, Primary Election to increase the current annual tax assessment from $130 to $170 per year--just $40 or about $3.33 per month! This increase is imperative to keep the aging Bloomingdale Community common areas maintained--the last increase was over 12 years ago. How does the BSTD efficiently spend your tax dollars (taken directly out of your property tax bill):  
  • Maintains entryway lighting and annuals planting
  • Replaces plants damaged by freeze or drought
  • Trims and maintains over 1,200 trees
  • Maintains neighborhood and  community signage
  • Removes trash and "snipe" signs
  • Mows, edges, weeds, and feeds 43 acres of landscaping
  • Maintains 17 miles of irrigation and well systems
  • Maintains and empties Dog-I-Pots
  • Maintains flags and flag poles
  • Maintains and repairs walls and files insurance claims for auto accidents!!