About Us - Economic Development

Economic and Urban Development is responsible for coordinating and directing citywide redevelopment initiatives, community planning and marketing redevelopment opportunities to the private sector using professional staff and consulting resources. The department is dedicated to maximizing the quality, pace and beneficial economic impact of Tampa's key strategic community revitalization and economic incentives.

Mission Statement

The purpose of the Economic Opportunity Department is to take actions that generate sustained and widespread private market reaction which improves the quality of life of affected communities, thereby making them more attractive,safe, convenient, and environmentally healthy, and economically strong.