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Why Hillsborough’s record tourism year may help build a Rays ballpark in Ybor City

Why Hillsborough’s record tourism year may help build a Rays ballpark in Ybor City



2018-03-13T17:20:01+0000

Tampa-area hotels had a record year. If you want the Rays to move to Ybor, that's good news.

For the first time, visitors staying overnight in Hillsborough County hotels, motels and other short-term rentals spent more than $600 million in a calendar year.


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