Gasparilla Music Festival Awarded People’s Choice at Annual Urban Excellence Awards
Tampa, Florida (November 20, 2014) – Last night, Tampa Downtown Partnership hosted the Annual Urban Excellence Awards, honoring businesses, organizations, individuals, events and projects that have made significant contributions toward creating a unique, vibrant, and diverse downtown, with a lasting, positive impact on Downtown Tampa.
Approximately 100 people gathered at Aloft Downtown Tampa Hotel to pay tribute to the honorees, and celebrate Downtown Tampa’s boom and the substantial private / public investment in its residential, marketplace, and public spaces.
Public Sector Project Award – Waterworks Park
Thanks to our sponsor, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, and our awards emcees, Cyndi Edwards and Jerry Penacoli of WFLA-TV weekday program, Daytime.
About the Tampa Downtown Partnership
The Tampa Downtown Partnership (TDP) is a private, membership based not-for-profit 501(c)6 comprised of companies, organizations and individuals with a common goal of advancing Tampa’s Downtown. Through an annual contract with the City of Tampa, the TDP administers the Special Services District. In addition to Tampa’s Downtown Guides and Clean Team, the TDP serves downtown through marketing, business development, transportation, advocacy, planning and beautification. For more information, visit www.tampasdowntown.com.