Learn more about the transportation initiative for Hillsborough County including road projects, expanded bus service, and light rail at the University Area Transportation Summit.
Wednesday, July 14 5:30 to 7:30pm
University Research Park Building: 3720 Spectrum Blvd *Enter through the USF Tampa campus main entrance
Speakers include: Tampa Mayor Pam Iorio and Jim Davis, former U.S. Congressman
Mark your calendar for the Wednesday, July 14 summer meeting of the New North Transportation Alliance Advisory Board. We invite guests to attend the Summer Meeting and meet our Advisory Board.
The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. at the Center for Urban Transportation Research at USF. Enjoy coffee, juice and pastry and network with members before the meeting begins. PLEASE RSVP to Julie Bond, NNTA Director at email@example.com if you would like to attend.
During the meeting:
- Learn the latest from HART. HART is in the last phase of the Alternative Analysis study which is looking at transit improvements in the corridors extending from USF to Downtown on to Westshore. The study recommendations on the preferred alignment and technology are scheduled to be presented to the HART Board in August 2010.
- Hear an informative presentation about the St. Petersburg Downtown Looper Trolley from Eric Carlson, Transportation Director, St Petersburg Downtown Partnership Inc.
- Find out about the “new” Grassroots Pedestrian Outreach Campaign for Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco Counties and how you can participate!
After years of hopes, plans and dreams, Temple Terrace’s heralded downtown revelopment project will start with a bang this summer when the City and the master developer host a major Redevelopment Groundbreaking event.
The event will be held on Friday, July 2, 2010 at 2:00pm on the site of the project, a 29-acre parcel southeast of Bullard Parkway and 56th Street. More
DATE AND TIME
Friday, June 25, 2010, 9:30 a.m.
Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Seven Office, 11201 North McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 33612
Agenda will be available 3-5 days prior to meeting at:
The Hillsborough Board of County Commission set a date to hear public input on the proposed penny sales tax referendum, benefiting transit expansion.
Date: May 13 at 6p.m.
Place: All Peoples Life Center, 6105 E. Sligh Avenue, behind King High School
Visit http://www.gohart.org for further information.
The Spring 2010 update on the HART Alternatives Analysis is now available. For more information, visit www.GOHARTAA.org.
The City of Temple Terrace recently installed bike racks courtesy of the NNTA free bike rack program at City Hall. The bike racks are available for those choosing to ride their bikes to meetings, events or to work.
For more information on this program, contact Julie Bond at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bruce B Downs Blvd Transit Assessment – Public Meeting: April 1
Date: 6:30-8:30 pm, Thursday, April 1, 2010
Tampa Palms Elementary School, 6100 Tampa Palms Blvd
More Info: View draft report, an assessment of right-of-way available for rail or bus rapid transit in concert with reconstruction of Bruce B Downs Blvd to 6 lanes or 8 lanes wide between Bearss Ave and Palm Springs Blvd, conducted in partnership between Hillsborough County MPO and Hillsborough County Department of Public Works.
Date and Time: March 16 – 10:00 AM
Location: HART Ybor office, 1201 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, Fl 33605
As part of the HART Alternative Analysis currently underway, work is being performed on the land use implications of the alignments under consideration. GB Arrington, Vice President/Principal Practice Leader with PlaceMaking, Parsons Brinckerhoff, will be making a presentation on the land use and Transit Oriented Development (TOD) work effort for selection of a Locally Preferred Alternative:
- General issues related to the differing alignments (freeway, local street, rail ROW) and how they influence TOD performance
- Preliminary analysis findings of prototypical station areas
If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Mary Lou Maynes, HART: email@example.com or 813-449-4720