Ybor Community Redevelopment Area administers the Community Redevelopment Plans for Ybor CRA 1 and CRA 2 and their respective Tax Increment Funds (TIF), in accordance with Chapter 163, Florida Statutes. It inventories and coordinates infrastructure improvements, capital projects, economic development grant programs and manages the District's clean and safety ambassador team (YES Team). In addition it coordinates resolution of community problems/issues and serves as the community's City liaison for municipal services.
Ybor City is a unique urban community melding beautiful historic architecture, a celebrated multicultural heritage, a bustling main street, creative businesses, and revitalized neighborhoods in the City of Tampa. Designated as a national historic landmark district, the area's rich blend of history, culture, and opportunity makes Ybor City a desirable location for residents and businesses of all sizes. The growing arts scene, a variety of new businesses, historic office spaces, upcoming affordable housing projects, and planned streetscape improvements show why Ybor City is an attractive area for redevelopment.