South Tampa

bicyclist on sidewalk along Tampa Bay
Daylina Miller / WUSF Public Media

The city of Tampa is installing temporary traffic signals on Bayshore Boulevard.

The move is part of the city's "Vision Zero" plan to eliminate traffic deaths and severe injuries along Bayshore.

The state Senate Race between Democrat Janet Cruz and Republican incumbent Dana Young will now go to a manual recount. Results submitted by the Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections shows Cruz had a lead of 376 votes over Young.

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The excitement for Saturday's annual Gasparilla Parade is ramping up, but some local businesses along the parade route are closing down.