General Information
Hillsborough County
To report a county-related problem or concern (eg sidewalks): – click on 'Report a Concern' and fill out the online form
or call 813-272-5900
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
Main Switchboard: 813-247-8000
Emergency Numbers: 911 or 813-224-9911
Communications Center (Non-Emergency Number): 813-247-8200
Hillsborough County Fire Rescue
Station No. 17
410 E College AveRuskin, FL 33570
Main: 813-272-6600
Emergency: 911
Tampa Electric (TECO)
Customer Care:   813-223-0800 
Power Outages:   1-877-588-1010
Hillsborough County Public Utilities (water & trash)
Customer Service Center 
South-Central: Brandon Support Operations Complex 
332 N. Falkenburg Road 
Brandon, FL 
South County Collection Center
13000 US Hwy 41 (enter from Powell Rd.)
Gibsonton, FL  33534
Directions - quarter-mile north of Big Bend Road
Progressive Waste Solutions - 813-248-3802
Verizon FiOS
Customer service: 1 (800) 837-4966
Bright House
Direct TV
Dish Satellite
(813) 302-7142
Wildlife contact reporting and public education are provided by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission(FWC).
Contact the Wildlife Alert Hotline at 888-404-FWCC (888-404-3922) 
Report wildlife:
For local or regional information or regarding alligators, contact the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Southwest Florida Regional Office at 863-648-3200. For statewide information, call the FWC’s Nuisance Gator Hotline at 1-866-392-4286.