Westshore E-News: News from the Westshore Alliance
Bayshore Solutions
Cru Cellars
Finest Touch Commercial Painting & Cleaning, LLC
FisherBroyles, LLP
Painters on Demand
Proformance Therapy
Sam Schwartz Engineering
The Law Place
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Thank you to the following companies that have recently renewed their Alliance membership.

20+ Years
Atkins North America, Inc.
Crosstown Couriers
New York Life Insurance

15 - 19 Years
Caspers Company/McDonald's Restaurants
Towers at Westshore (The)
Woodroffe Corporation Architects

10 - 14 Years
Fidelity Investments
Total Wine & More
5 - 9 Years
BCC Engineering
Eddie V's Prime Seafood
Jefferson Westshore Apartments
Newmark Knight Frank
PDR CPAs + Advisors
PrimeGroup Insurance Services, Inc.
Tampa Bay Rays Baseball

1 - 4 Years
Advocate Consulting Legal Group, PLLC
Trickey Jennus
Westshore Yacht Club, a WCI Community
Zeno Office Solutions, Inc.

Please support these businesses who support 
the vital work of the Westshore Alliance.
Jan. 3: Westshore 101
Holiday Hours: The Alliance office will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and Jan. 1. 

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Westshore's newest luxury waterfront residential community is now open at 7616 W. Courtney Campbell Causeway. Seazen Rocky Point features 323 apartments and amenities such as two resort-style waterfront pools, kayak and paddle boarding, a dog spa and park, conference and study rooms, an e-lounge, aqualounge, micro market, and membership-quality fitness center. MORE
Tampa's 33607 zip code, which includes Westshore's booming residential neighborhoods, has the most equity rich homes in Hillsborough County, according to a nationwide analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions and reported by the Tampa Bay Times. MORE
The Lucky Dill Westshore is now open at 4606 W. Boy Scout Blvd. The restaurant, along with a New York bakery and coffee bar, is the first portion of the eatery to open. The New York Kitchen and Lounge is scheduled to open in upcoming weeks and will feature more modern, upscale food and more of a nightlife component. Eventually, there will also be a speakeasy element. MORE
Equity Management Partners recently purchased the Holiday Inn Tampa Westshore for $20 million. Solus Quorum Tampa LLC, a subsidiary of American International Group (AIG), is the listed seller, and HFF brokered the transaction. MORE

What's Coming to Westshore?
Our interactive development map features more than 20 major Westshore development projects either planned or under construction.
Westshore Alliance joins business groups in support of Regional Transit Feasibility Plan
The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority advanced the Regional Transit Feasibility Plan into the PD&E phase at their meeting last month. The Alliance was one of several business groups from across the region speaking in support of the plan. In the project's next phase, TBARTA will determine the exact alignment, details about station locations, opportunities for Transit Oriented Development (TOD) and phasing strategies for implementation. The Tampa Bay Partnership recently developed a website to explain more about BRT and the opportunity for the region.
HART service changes in Westshore
HART implemented minor service changes this month to routes connecting to Westshore. Route 45, which terminates at WestShore Plaza, will now serve part of Busch Blvd. near its eastern terminus in North Tampa. The 60LX express service to Tampa International Airport will bypass Brandon Town Center and terminate in Bloomingdale. Routes and schedules are available on HART's website
Alliance presents Westshore Transportation Action Plan at FDOT workshop
Executive Director Ann Kulig presented the Westshore Transportation Action Plan at the November FDOT Westshore/West Tampa Community Working Group meeting. The focus of the meeting was the planned improvements to Interstate 275 in Westshore and West Tampa and included the Action Plan and the Hillsborough MPO's West Tampa Multimodal Plan. For information on the upcoming interstate projects, visit  TampaBayNext.com.
Tampa International Airport in the news:
Westshore and Alliance members in the news:
Congratulations to Westshore Alliance Executive Committee member  Laura Crouch, who was appointed by the Tampa Electric Board of Directors as the vice president of State and Community Relations and Economic Development, effective December 3.  MORE
Congratulations to the following Westshore Alliance members who were recently appointed by Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis to the Transition Advisory Committee on the Economy:

Tom Barry
; Senior Vice President, Atkins
Brian Ford; COO, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Chuck Hinson; recently retired Vice President State and Community Relations, TECO Energy
Tom Kuntz; Former CEO, SunTrust Banks, Florida
Joe Lopano; CEO, Tampa International Airport
Jeff Vinik; Owner, Tampa Bay Lightning and Owner, Strategic Property Partners
World-class shopping, professional sporting events, live jazz, brewery tours, art exhibits, and holiday events are just a few ways to experience Tampa's vibrant Westshore District. 

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