East Tampa Community Redevelopment Area

East Tampa VideoEast Tampa is ideally situated between Downtown, the Port of Tampa and the University of South Florida and offers convenient access to three interstates and Tampa International Airport. The community continues to attract private investment throughout the 7.5 square-mile area, especially along Hillsborough Avenue where the new Walmart Supercenter and other retail outlets are under construction. The City remains committed to investing in significant public safety, aesthetic and infrastructure projects, such as “Bright Lights, Safe Nights” and the recently completed “Clarence Fort Memorial Trail”.

Community Redevelopment Area Facade Improvement Grant Program

The CRA Façade Improvement Program provides property owners with financial assistance (grant) to improve the appearance of their properties in designated areas of Tampa's Community Redevelopment Area (CRAs). Click on the banner for program information and application.

The 2016 Facade Program Report is now available


Owner-Occupied Rehabilitation Program

The City of Tampa’s Housing & Community Development Division is accepting applications for its Owner-Occupied Rehabilitation Program beginning July 5, 2016.  The period is open for the 1st 1,000 applications or until August 31, 2016, whichever occurs first.  Click here for more details.

City Seeks Members for Community Redevelopment Areas Community Advisory Committees

The City of Tampa Community Redevelopment Agency is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on the East Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee.  Advisory Committee members must live or work within the East Tampa Community Redevelopment Area or have significant interests within the area.  Individuals with a background or expertise in the redevelopment process such as neighborhood planning, real estate development or finance will also be considered.

Click here for the application.  Please also share with others.  Applications must be received in the City Clerk’s office or East Tampa office by 5:00 p.m. by Friday, May 12th.   Please contact the East Tampa Development Office for more information about serving at 813-242-3809.


CRA Façade Improvement Grant Program

East Tampa Overlay District Design Guidelines

East Tampa Strategic Action Plan - Appendices

City of Tampa Neighborhood Drilldown: Social Compact Market/Demographic Report

East Tampa Needs Assessment Report

East Tampa History

Legal Description of East Tampa CRA Boundary

Aerial Map

East Tampa Developments Map

East Tampa Photo Gallery

East Tampa Fact Sheet 

East Tampa Redevelopment News

East Tampa Accomplishments

East Tampa Plan

I-4/ Crosstown Connector Redesign

East Tampa Public Art

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Annual TIF Budget Reports

Quarterly TIF Reports