Resources for Ybor City residents, including lists of neighborhood associations, utility companies and internet providers.
Ybor City neighborhood associations are a great way to meet the neighbors and learn more about all that living in Ybor City has to offer. Two neighborhood associations are active in Ybor City.
Historic East Ybor and Gary Neighborhood Association
The mission of the Historic East Ybor and Gary Neighborhood Association (HEYGNA) is to provide:
- An open forum for residents, property owners, and local businesses to address matters in a strong and unified manner.
- Protect the integrity of Ybor City’s historic designation; preserve and enhance the culture, economy and well-being of the neighborhood.
- Build partnerships with other organizationsinfluence local government decisions on issues affecting Ybor City.
- Influence local government decisions on issues affecting Ybor City.
Historic Ybor Neighborhood Civic Association
The Historic Ybor Neighborhood Civic Association (HYNCA) provides an open forum for residents, property owners, and local businesses to address matters in a strong and unified manner; protect the integrity of Ybor City’s historic designation; preserve and enhance the culture, economy and well-being of the neighborhood; build partnerships with other organizations; and influence local government decisions on issues affecting Ybor City
The Barrio Latino Commission is in charge of preserving and maintaining the architectural integrity of Ybor City and its many defining features. They offer detailed design guidelines for those looking to build or renovate in the Ybor City Historic District.
The Barrio Latino Commission aims to balance the rich history and culture with the present day growth and demand for future developments.
For more information on navigating the Barrio Latino Commission visit:
If you are new to the neighborhood and have any questions regarding the water department, please visit http://www.tampagov.net/water
Ybor City is serviced by Tampa Electric. Their offices are located at 1898 Nuccio Pkwy and can be reached at (813) 223-0800.
When it comes to getting Cable, Internet and Phone, there are a number of providers who service the Ybor City Historic District.
You can also find Providers using the resource below.
Community Infrastructure Needs Grant
Goal: To incentivize new or existing right-of-way improvements in Ybor City CRA 1 and 2 that will enhance the historic district’s attributes and encourage private investment in Ybor City.
To request more information, please call the Ybor City CRA office at 813-274-7917.
Owner Occupied-Rehab (OOR) Program
City of Tampa Housing & Community Development accepts applications for the Owner Occupied-Rehab (OOR) Program.
Ybor City’s OOR Program is designed to help maintain decent, safe and affordable housing for Tampa’s low/moderate-income families. The program helps homeowners, that are financially unable to make the necessary repairs to bring their homes in to compliance with the City’s Florida Building Code and Housing Quality Standards.
Learn more by visiting the City of Tampa’s website.
Applications are being accepted now until further notice. You can download the Owner Occupied Rehabilitation application; or, to request an application packet, please call Housing & Community Development at (813) 274-7954 or can be picked up Monday – Friday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM at 4900 W. Lemon Street, Tampa, FL 33609.