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‘Selmon Greenway’ Category

04/28/2022

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

The Selmon Greenway is a pedestrian-friendly, urban trail that runs through downtown Tampa. The Greenway connects several popular neighborhoods of Tampa, including Ybor City, Channelside, and the up-and-coming Water Street with the Riverwalk. With connections to all these parts of Tampa, there are endless things to do while enjoying the Greenway. Grab a Bite or […]

04/28/2022

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

The Selmon Greenway is a pedestrian-friendly, urban green path that runs through downtown Tampa. The Greenway connects several popular neighborhoods of Tampa, including Ybor City, Channelside, and the up-and-coming Water Street with the Riverwalk. With connections to all these parts of Tampa, there are endless things to do while enjoying the Greenway. Water Street is […]

01/21/2022

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

The Selmon Greenway is an urban green spine running through the heart of downtown Tampa. It is dotted with pocket parks, has a wide paved path, and is well lit. The Greenway connects the Tampa neighborhoods of Ybor City, Channelside, and the up-and-coming Water Street with the Riverwalk. Enjoy your day on the Greenway with […]

08/02/2021

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

From urban routes to serene nature trails, Tampa is a bike-friendly city that has something for everyone. Government agencies, community partners and grassroots groups have made strides in the last couple of years to increase bike lanes and trails, and there are now more than 130 miles of bicycle lanes to enjoy with our year-round […]

Spring in Tampa Bay is blooming with fun all along the Selmon Greenway! With the mild temperatures, blue skies, and low humidity, it is easy to understand why March is Florida Bicycle Month. The best way to take advantage of Florida Bicycle Month is to make your weekends a time to find your pedal power! […]

08/03/2020

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

While we know people love their cars and there is some security in using your own private vehicles during the COVID-19 pandemic, we also know that having good, connective paths for walking and biking is crucial in great cities. We know that Tampa IS a great city and our agency continues to invest in making […]

05/11/2020

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Categories: Selmon Greenway, THEA News

A good city design has many transportation modalities to choose from that help people get safely to their destinations. Options to walk, bike, drive, ride, and share should all be part of the plan without having to compromise safety or an abundance of time. When we design our parkways, we are looking at the overall […]

03/04/2020

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Categories: Connecting Communities, Selmon Greenway

Have you checked out the Selmon Greenway yet? No? Well, what are you waiting for? The Selmon Greenway is a great way to get around town — whether on foot or bike — all while enjoying the Florida sunshine. The Selmon Greenway is a shaded 1.7-mile multi-use trail runs east-west from Ybor City, through the […]

03/01/2020

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Categories: Lee Roy Selmon, Selmon Greenway

Prominently displayed at the entrance of the Selmon Greenway pocket park is a life-size bronze statue of Lee Roy Selmon. The statue, commissioned by the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority and created by sculptor Joel Randell, was dedicated in June 2019 honoring Selmon’s legacy in Tampa.  Nationally renowned artist, Joel Randell, sculpts oil-based clay to the […]

02/01/2020

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Tags: Tampa Art

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Categories: Selmon Greenway

THEA is an agency committed to the progress and future of the Tampa Bay region. Along with using our toll revenues to provide our region with a transportation system that provides regional connectivity to our residents and visitors, we also partner with community organizations with beautification projects, economic development strategies, and fostering more STEM education […]