Monday Morning Memo

Monday, November 8, 2021

Winter Village returns for the holiday season with new features and an updated website

Winter Village returns to Tampa’s Downtown for the holiday season this month. Opening November 19th, Winter Village features a real ice rink under the palms at Curtis Hixon Park, local shops, festive treats, and holiday lights. Returning this year is the Winter Village Express on the TECO Line Streetcar every Sunday. Stay tuned for more details about new features, including activations at The Square at Lykes Gaslight Park!


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Watch Water Street Tampa grow into a mini-city

The Tampa Bay Business Journal created a comprehensive look at Water Street Tampa’s growth through aerial images that compare these properties in their early construction stages to their present-day status.


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The Partnership wins 2021 Florida Redevelopment Association Award

The Partnership recently won a 2021 Florida Redevelopment Association (FRA) Award for its work on the Franklin Street study in the Large Community category. The Partnership shares the Planning Studies award with Stantec and the City of Tampa CRA.


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Save The Date: Veterans Day Ceremony set to be held in Downtown on Thursday!

Please join CRISP at MacDill Park and the City of Tampa to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. The event will take place at the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument at MacDill Park off the Riverwalk in downtown Tampa located at 100 N. Ashley Drive.


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Michael Maurino and the Partnership's very own, Karen Kress, re-appointed to Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission

Tampa Downtown Partnership Director of Transportation and Planning, Karen Kress AICP, was re-appointed by Tampa City Council to represent the City of Tampa on the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission. It is her second four-year term.

Tampa Museum of Art Announces $68 Million Expansion Following Significant Renovation

The Tampa Museum of Art announced a transformative expansion plan for its downtown Tampa campus this morning that will add a crystalline, four-story structure to the waterfront, significantly enhancing the visitor experience and expanding the Museum’s education and event spaces.


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Learn more about the Urban Excellence Awards categories: Landmark Development Project Award

This award recognizes an iconic building that serves as a magnet to attract people to Downtown by improving the physical environment or by enhancing the economic, cultural or social well-being of the area.


Early bird pricing is available now! Click the “Buy Tickets” link below to take advantage of this pricing before it increases.


To nominate a project today click here!

To buy tickets, click here.

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