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Tampa mayor: Trader Joe's plans moving forward

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn says plans to bring Trader Joe's to South Tampa are moving forward.

The mayor tweeted a link to a Tampa Bay Times article (http://bit.ly/19xhmdU) that says "the developer of the project has hired an architect and is taking bids to build a store near Dale Mabry Highway and Swann Avenue, according to documents obtained by the Tampa Bay Times. The store would take over the current Shapes gym along Swann."

The article says construction on the $1 million structure would start around July 25. 

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