Traffic deaths in Hillsborough County have averaged 167 per year over the last five years — about 33 deaths per year more than other counties with comparable population. On June 28, the MPO Policy Committee began to tackle this issue with the first of four workshops to develop a Vision Zero plan. This roundtable discussion with community leaders featured . Read about the meeting highlights.
The next Vision Zero workshop will be held at the Policy Committee’s September 27th meeting at 9:00 a.m. at the USF CONNECT building at 3802 Spectrum Blvd on the USF campus. The public is warmly invited to participate. Persons in need of special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or who require interpreter services (free of charge) should contact Michele Ogilvie at 813/273-3774 x317 at least 3 business days in advance.