Tampa Streetcar success could be a model for bigger transit enhancement

For Full Story: Florida Politics Article By: Janelle Irwin Taylor   Clarence Eng, the smart mobility and transit practice leader for the consulting group Kimley-Horn, cautioned Hillsborough residents to take transit progress slow, but steady, because it’s the best way to get big projects funded and done. Eng has been working Read More

New rest rea and weigh station sensors will soon help truckers find parking faster

For Full Story: ABC Action News Article By: Staff   Drivers who regularly use I-75 and I-4 may notice new signs near rest areas and weigh stations. The Florida Department of Transportation is testing its two million dollar commercial truck parking availability system. Starting in May, the signs will use Read More

MPO forum: Automation will alter transportation planning

For Full Story: Herald-Tribune Article By: Dale White   The cars and trucks of the future will most likely not require human drivers or combustion engines and will communicate with each other about road conditions to ensure passengers arrive at their destinations safely. At a forum sponsored by the Sarasota-Manatee Read More

State helps land aerospace company at Cape Canaveral

For Full Story: News 4 Jax Article By: Jim Turner, The News Service of Florida   Florida offered up to $18.9 million to help attract a Texas-based company that was announced Friday as coming to Cape Canaveral. Gov. Ron DeSantis, saying the state is willing to back such projects, announced Read More