In bid for $40 million federal grant, St. Pete looks to gondolas, Tampa to smart technology

ST. PETERSBURG — St. Petersburg is going for the unconventional and fanciful: gondolas. Tampa chose a more earthbound approach: infusing projects with gadgetry. Both cities are among 70 applicants vying for the $40 million “Smart City Challenge” federal grant that emphasizes alternative and innovative transportation. Close on the heels of Clearwater’s flirtation with a mode…

RFQ: Implementation Plan for HBCRA

INTRODUCTION / INFORMATION   PURPOSE AND PROJECT SCOPE  In furtherance of its redevelopment objectives, The Hallandale Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (the “CRA”), Florida, invites interested parties to submit responses for the CRA’s Implementation Plan as described in this RFP. The CRA is soliciting interested firms and entities to submit responses to assist with updating its…

City hall perfect place for DIB

Downtown Pensacola has so much going for it these days. Palafox was named one of the 10 Great Streets in America by the American Planning Association The Palafox Market draws thousands of people to its farmer’s market on Saturdays in the summer Gallery Night keeps getting bigger and bigger And this year the new Christmas…