The Mayor’s Budget Review Committee has approved a request to allow open consumption of alcohol along the Northbank and Southbank Riverwalks. It still must be approved by City Council.
Downtown Investment Authority Resolution 2023-10-06 would create two “specialty center” areas with certain limitations.
The bill was based on the model along Tampa’s waterfront as well as the ”Sip and Stroll” events sponsored by Downtown Vision Inc.
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