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Friends of Ybor plan dog park for area

Friends of Ybor City dog park
Posted at 4:57 AM, Mar 25, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-25 08:14:58-04

YBOR CITY, Fla. — Soon you'll be able to bring your dog to the Ybor City Dog Park.

It's a vision ofFriends of Ybor, a nonprofit aimed at creating "thoughtfully curated public spaces" in the city.

The 4,000 square foot dog park will take over a currently vacant lot at 18th street and 4th Avenue. It will also become the nonprofit's inaugural project.

According to EWI Construction, a cafe will also be included.

The funding goal for this project is $600,000. It's not clear yet when it would open.