Urban grocer expanding to Channel district

Duckweed Urban Market is expanding to the Channel district.

Duckweed, which opened in downtown Tampa in 2011, is negotiating a lease for 2,000 square feet of street-level retail space in The Place at Channelside, a residential building between Channelside Drive and Washington Street.

If the deal comes to fruition, Duckweed would take the space that fronts Washington Street, owner Michelle Deatherage said. If all goes as planned, she anticipates opening in September.

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