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Historic Ybor City Business Owners Hold Firefighter Appreciation Event

TAMPA, FL – May 17th, 2016

Businesses in Historic Ybor City will hold a firefighter appreciation event to recognize the firefighters from Tampa Fire Rescue and the pilots from the Tampa Police Department whose successful efforts contained a fire that destroyed the Amphitheater Club April 6.

Jason Fernandez, whose Historic Hospitality company owns all or a portion of four restaurants all located on 7th Avenue in Ybor City, decided to gather support among other businesses in Ybor City to recognize the firefighters who fought the blaze.
“Ybor City as a community felt very strongly about saying ‘thank you,’” Fernandez said. Read full press release.