The rezoning would permit three- and four-story buildings along Florida and Hillsborough avenues.
A public information open house is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. to discuss a proposal for intensive commercial zoning along Hillsborough and Florida avenues in Seminole Heights. The open house will take place at the Seminole Heights Garden Center, 5800 N. Central Ave., Tampa. The City of Tampa Planning Department is proposing new zoning that would permit: Representatives from the planning department will be on hand to explain the proposed rezoning in more detail. The Old Seminole Heights Neighborhood Association is urging all neighbors who would like to understand exactly how the proposed rezoning will impact the neighborhood, ask questions or express concerns to attend.
The Old Seminole Heights Neighborhood Association will host its annual Holiday Dinner and Concert on Dec. 9.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- David Rice
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Seminole Heights residents will be treated a two-decade old tradition on Dec. 9 when the Old Seminole Heights Neighborhood Association hosts its annual Holiday Dinner and Concert. What began as a few members of the community gathering to hear a group of residents who called themselves the Clifton Street Singers over a cup of hot cocoa has morphed into an all out holiday-themed bash complete with singers, entrees, side dishes prepared by members, drinks and a visit from Santa Clause for the kids. "It's grown quite a bit from the early days," said OSHNA President Evan St. Ives. "We have a good choir concert every year, and this year, it will be the Gulf Coast Girls Choir that will be performing. We'll have options for people to eat whether …