Ballast Point Pier Sunrise

Ybor City Redevelopment Area

Ybor Sunset

Ybor Sunset

Business in Ybor City

Business in Ybor City

Ybor City Rooster in front of Business

Ybor City Rooster in front of Business

Manager: Courtney Orr

Ybor City Development Corp

Online Contact Form

Offices located at 2015 E. 7th Ave.
Tampa, FL 33605

Phone: (813) 274-7937

Fax: (813) 274-7935

Economic Development Specialist: Brenda Thrower

Phone: (813) 274-7917

Urban Planner III: Corine Linebrink

Phone: (813) 274-7960

The Ybor City Development Corporation (YCDC) is a division of the City of Tampa's Community Redevelopment Department. YCDC facilitates the development, redevelopment, economic revitalization and general improvement of the Ybor City's Historic District, its 2 Community Redevelopment Areas (CRAs) and surrounding community. YCDC is the City's primary vehicle for short and long range planning of the District, 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, manages the District's clean team (YES Team), manages the District Ambassador Program, coordinates resolution of community problems/issues and serves as the community's City liaison for municipal services and special events.

The exciting traditions of Ybor City continue to attract millions of visitors to the national historic landmark district each year. Hand-rolled cigars, international cuisine and truly unique special events – it’s all here in Ybor City. Recent historic building preservation and facade improvement initiatives are helping to ensure that the area’s unique architectural character remains alive and well, and new business ventures are helping to grow the local economy. Whether its food, fun, or business opportunities, Ybor City has something adventurous to suit every style and flavor.