Gov. Scott signs budget, paving way for USF medical school in Vinik’s district in downtown Tampa

Gov. Scott signs budget, paving way for USF medical school in Vinik’s district in downtown Tampa

Gov. Scott signs budget, paving way for USF medical school in Vinik’s district in downtown Tampa

One of the anchors of Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik‘s billion-dollar, mixed-use district in downtown Tampa cleared a key hurdle Tuesday.

Gov. Rick Scott signed into law the state budget, which included $17 million in funding to move the University of South Florida’s Morsani College of Medicine to an acre of Vinik’s property at the intersection of Channelside Drive and Meridian avenues.

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