Current Projects & Drafts

This area contains transportation planning projects that are currently under development or are in draft status.

South Coast Greenway Connector - This study will focus on the route, cost and feasibility of the South Coast Greenway connector (part of the Gulf Coast Trail) between Adamo Drive and Symmes Road. More information will be available soon.
2045 Population and Employment Projection Project - The Hillsborough County Planning Commission and Metropolitan Planning Organization both require population, employment and other demographic and scenario-based projection data to the year 2045 to facilitate their state and federally mandated work efforts.  In addition to supporting the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Model development, the data also supports the missions of other agencies including the...
MPO Regional Coordination & Best Practices Research - The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority (TBARTA) is managing a project known as the MPO Regional Coordination and Best Practices Research study. The project aims to provide a single preferred option for improving coordination and cooperation among MPOs, FDOT districts, local and county governments, and regional transportation entities, including TBARTA and the TBARTA MPOs...
Hillsborough Avenue Multimodal Safety Review (2017) - The Hillsborough Avenue Multimodal Safety Review is currently underway and is being conducted jointly by the Hillsborough County Metropolitan Planning Organization and The Planning Commission in coordination with the Florida Department of Transportation and the City of Tampa. The purpose of the study is to diagnose the most significant causes of conflict along the corridor...
USF Campus Autonomous Transit Feasibility Study - In 2016, the MPO, recognizing the interest in autonomous and connected technology as a mobility tool, included in its planning work program a feasibility study for a transit circulator using automated vehicle/connected vehicle technology. Enormous strides are being made in the development of automated vehicle and connected technologies.  Each day brings a new news story...
Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge - See Aetna Foundation’s short video featuring the Garden Steps project and a few other national finalists! Hillsborough MPO’s Garden Steps project is one of fifty finalists for the Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge, a two-year competition to “support communities in their collaborative efforts to become healthier places to live, work, learn, play and pray.” Garden...
2018 Gulf Coast Safe Streets Summit - Join us for the first-ever Gulf Coast Safe Streets Summit! The Basics: View the flyer Date: February 27, 2018 from 8:30 am-6:30 pm — including an optional Downtown Riverwalk ride/walk at 8:30 am and Reception & Awards at 5:00 pm. Location: Glazer Children’s Museum, 110 W. Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa 33602.  Reception will be held at...
Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) & Proposed Amendments - TIP Mapping Tool Please use the map below to learn more about mapped transportation projects in the TIP. To view a list of unmapped projects, click on the “Layer List” button in the upper-right corner of the map, then check the box next to “Unmapped TIP Projects”. Click on one of the icons on the...
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