Pinellas County beaches to reopen Monday

Pinellas County beaches will reopen Monday, May 3 at 7 a.m., following a vote by the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners.

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Kriseman: Opening celebration of the new St. Petersburg Pier postponed

Mayor Rick Kriseman announced Tuesday afternoon that the opening celebration of the new St. Petersburg Pier, scheduled for May 30, would be postponed until further notice due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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St. Pete tables proposed linkage fees as Covid-19 pummels economy

Council member Brandi Gabbard shared Tuesday with the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce that the City of St. Petersburg would be tabling the discussion of linkage fees, a one-time per square foot impact fee tacked on to development to fund local affordable housing.

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Covid-19 and news, Peter Schorsch shares predictions on reopening dates

On this episode, Peter Schorsch, publisher of the news blogging site Florida Politics, joins Chris Steinocher, CEO of the Chamber, and St. Pete Catalyst publisher Joe Hamilton to talk about how media is covering Covid-19 on a state and local level.

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Impact Catalyst Episode 10: Shaina Bent, St. Petersburg Free Clinic

Impact Catalyst brings you the news, people and perspectives from our nonprofit ecosystem.

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The Shuffle

Bob Anastasi



‘Catalyst Sessions’ recap: Hank Hine and Laura Hine

The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art opened two years ago today, on April 28, 2018. Monday on The Catalyst Sessions, executive Director Laura Hine talked about its place in the community, then, now and in the future.

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ICYMI: Former Vology CEO lands at Skyway Capital

One of the top technology executives in the Tampa-St. Petersburg area has made a career shift after the company he founded, Vology, was acquired by a private equity firm.

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The Dali Museum


St. Pete 2.0: A Post Covid-19 Economy [Survey]

The Downtown Partnership is working alongside our higher education partners to look for short and long-term workforce development opportunities to strengthen our economy post Covid-19. This might include new trainings, certificate programs and other formal or informal programs that can create a more empowered workforce, to build more stronger businesses to create an even more resilient local economy.

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The future is not what it used to be: Thoughts on the shape of the next normal [McKinsey]

The coronavirus crisis is a world-changing event. Here are seven elements for business leaders to consider as they plan for the next normal.

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