Christopher Curry

Chris Curry has been a writer for the 83 Degrees Media team since 2017. Chris also served as the development editor for a time before assuming the role of managing editor in May 2022.

Chris lives in Clearwater. His professional career includes more than 15 years as a newspaper reporter, primarily in Ocala and Gainesville, before moving back home to the Tampa Bay Area. He enjoys the local music scene, the warm winters and Tampa Bay's abundance of outdoor festivals and events. When he's not working or spending time with family, he can frequently be found hoofing the trails at one of Pinellas County's nature parks.

Feature Story In October, the TECO Line Streetcar between Ybor City and downtown Tampa celebrated its 20th anniversary.

In Tampa, a desire to expand a streetcar named TECO


Feature Story SunRunner, Tampa Bay's first bus rapid transit system, hit the road October 21st.

By boat or by bus, more ways to get around Tampa Bay


For Good Eckerd College staff, students and faculty volunteer at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve during a day of service to launch the school's St. Pete Center for Civic Engagement and Social Impact.

Eckerd College connects campus to community in St. Pete