Current Projects & Drafts

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

2045 LRTP Environmental Consultation Workshop - Purpose of Meeting The Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, and Hernando/Citrus MPOs are holding a regional workshop to discuss with Federal, State, and Tribal wildlife, land management and regulatory agencies potential environmental mitigation strategies to include as a part of the Long Range Transportation Plan updates. For transportation projects, the Long-Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) is required to...
State of the System - The State of the System Report analyzes trends related to the performance of the transportation network, including infrastructure condition, resiliency, crashes, transit assets, travel reliability, and multi-modalism. The 2018 update was presented to the public and committees for review prior to adoption by the MPO Board. The MPO approved the report at the April 2,...
2045 Long Range Transportation Plan - Live, work, play, or go to school in Hillsborough County? We need your input in this important survey! Every voice matters. PLEASE take and share this survey through 07.28.19! Participants who complete the survey and leave a valid email address are eligible for drawings for pairs of tickets to local professional baseball, football, and hockey...
Vision Zero Hillsborough - How many crashes are acceptable on our roadways?  Click this 30 second video to learn why zero is the right number. What is Vision Zero all about? At the core of the worldwide Vision Zero movement is the belief that death and injury on city streets is preventable – in other words, that traffic crashes...
Resilient Tampa Bay: Transportation (draft) - Federal Highway Administration 2018-2020 Pilot Program: Resilience and Durability to Extreme Weather Background: The Tampa Bay region is one of the most vulnerable areas in the country, experiencing frequent storm events and persistent flooding. The Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), in collaboration with the Pinellas MPO, Pasco MPO, Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council, and the...
MPO School Transportation Working Group (STWG) - 2019 STWG succession plan July 17, 2018 Resource Document: Guide for Alternative Transportation Options MPO School Safety Study documents: BODY School Safety Study_April-2018_Revised_Draft _Report Body APPENDIX School Safety Study_April-2018_Revised_Draft_Appendix Hillsborough MPO School Safety Study Methodology V2-Dec 2017 PRESENTATION – MPO School Safety Study Top Ten Report School Admin Letter December 19 School Safety Study Scope MPO School...
2045 Long Range Growth Forecasts (Socioeconomic Data) - 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...
Garden Steps | Runner Up in the National Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge! - See Aetna Foundation’s short video featuring the Garden Steps project and a few other national finalists! On February 12, 2019, Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Garden Steps project was selected as first runner-up in the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge (the Challenge). As a runner up, the Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization received $50,000 to continue their...
Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) & Proposed Amendments - TIP Quick Links Current TIP Amendments Mapping Tool Tentative Work Program Priorities 5 Year Work Program Federal Obligation Report Resources Archives Public Hearing Notice The Transportation Improvement Program or TIP is a list of major transportation projects to be funded over the next five years, and priorities for the next projects to be funded in...
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