Current Projects & Drafts

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

2018 State of the System - The 2018 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...
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...
USF Campus Autonomous Transit Feasibility Study (2018) - USF Autonomous Transit Feasibility Study Final Report Recognizing the interest in autonomous and connected technology as a mobility tool, the MPO sponsored an exploratory, feasibility study for a transit circulator on the University of South Florida (USF) campus using automated vehicle/connected vehicle technology.  The study was conducted by USF’s Center for Urban Transportation Research. Enormous...
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 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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