The Western Front

Is it time for West Tampa?

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"Perhaps it is fortunate that West Tampa is the last urban historical neighborhood to be discovered," Maura Barrios said. A century ago, West Tampa had working-class homes, within walking distance of jobs, with vibrant arts and culture, cafes and bars. "They had it right then, and it seems to be what we need today."

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