East Tampa Community Redevelopment Area
East 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. The City remains committed to investing in significant public safety, aesthetic and infrastructure projects.
The CRA Façade Improvement Program provides property owners with a financial assistance (grant) to improve the appearance of their properties in designated areas of Tampa's Community Redevelopment Area (CRAs). The 2016 Facade Program Report is now available
City Seeks Members for CRA Community Advisory Committees
The Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Tampa is seeking individuals to serve on the East Tampa CRA Community Advisory Committee (click on the CRA link below to access application):
The purpose of the Community Advisory Committee is to insure that the interests of residents, property owners, businesses and other stakeholders in the area are represented in key decisions. Community Advisory Committees provide input and make recommendations to City staff and the Community Redevelopment Agency concerning their respective areas. Interested parties must live or work in one of the 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 real estate finance are also being sought. These positions are voluntary. Individuals appointed to a Community Advisory Committee serve without compensation. Call (813) 242-3809 for additional details.
Hand deliver or Mail Completed Application by 5:00 p.m., May 18, 2018 to:
Office of the City Clerk
315 E. Kennedy Blvd., Third Floor
Tampa, FL 33602