Why you'd want to live in Clearwater
Clearwater is a city located in Pinellas County, northwest of Tampa and St Petersburg. To the west of Clearwater is the Gulf of Mexico and to the southeast is Tampa Bay. It is the county seat of Pinellas County and the smallest of the three principal cities in the Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area. Clearwater’s downtown has undergone major redevelopment which include new bars, restaurants and other amenities, several high-rise condos, and a large marina. Another feature is Coachman Park which hosts events throughout the year. Cleveland Street is one of the city’s historic avenues, and the city includes Spectrum Field and Coachman Park, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Ruth Eckerd Hall and Royalty Theater. Moccasin Lake Nature Park is a 51 acre nature preserve with a 5 acre lake that is owned and operated by the city. It features the Moccasin Lake Environmental Education Center, which offers classes, programs and camps. The city of Clearwater contains five pools and Clearwater Beach. For more information about Clearwater, including a calendar of events, visit myclearwater.com.