Tampa Bay Innovation Center inches closer to a permanent home


    A state-of-the-art business incubator to foster entrepreneurship and creation of high-tech jobs in Pinellas County is a step closer to reality.

    The Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday agreed to provide additional local funding to match a federal grant that would pay for most of the $12 million project. It still requires final approval from both the U.S. Economic Development Administration and the county.