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 aren’t “accidents,” but are the result of poor behaviors combined with unforgiving roadway designs.

A Vision Zero policy establishes a goal of reducing traffic fatalities and serious injuries to zero, typically by a target date. Here in Hillsborough County, a “Vision Zero” goal resolution has been adopted by the Tampa City Council, Hillsborough County Commission, Temple Terrace City Council, Plant City Commission, and by the School Board of Hillsborough County.

Vision Zero Action Plan (2017) - The Vision Zero Action Plan was collaboratively developed by the MPO Policy Committee, with members representing Tampa City Council, the Hillsborough County Commission, HART Board, and others in 2016 and 2017. Resolutions passed by government agencies and business commit these organizations to incorporating the plan into their operations. The plan has four Action Tracks: —...
Vision Zero Projects - A Vision Zero policy establishes a goal of reducing traffic fatalities and serious injuries to zero. To accomplish this goal, Vision Zero partners are working together to carry out programs and projects that follow the action tracks that are outlined in the Vision Zero Action Plan. These projects range in size and scope, from painting...
Take Action for Vision Zero - Residents, businesspeople, health professionals, representatives of the media, law enforcement, schools, local governments, and others are invited to collaborate on the steps needed to take traffic safety to the next level in our community! We can’t do this with you! -- back to Vision Zero Hillsborough Sign the pledge Share your story Drop files to...
Vision Zero Media - — back to Vision Zero Hillsborough Vision Zero is an approach to road safety that began in Sweden and has been implemented in that country since 1997. 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 these aren’t...
Contact Us About Vision Zero - Gena Torres, Senior Planner, Hillsborough MPO Vision Zero Project Manager Email: TorresG@plancom.org Office: 813-273-3774 x357 Alana Brasier, AICP, Rennaisance Planning Vision Zero Project Manager Email: ABrasier@citiesthatwork.com Office: 813-254-7741 x207 — back to Vision Zero Hillsborough

Many thanks to our partners!

For more information contact Gena Torres at torresg@plancom.org or 813-273-3774 x357

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