Mass Transit: The Next 40 Years

Tansportation

The Tampa Bay area poses a unique challenge for mass transportation. We'll take a look at the reasons we're behind other metropolitan areas our size and what community leaders are doing to increase our transportation options. You'll also see why having better transportation options makes for a better economy. And we'll hear from one man who has turned his commute to work into a way of life for his whole family.

Mass Transit: The Next 40 Years

For years, the talk in Florida has been about mass transit. Here in the Bay area, a relatively new planning agency is taking a regional approach to transportation planning and has unveiled a 40-year master plan. Light rail, expanded bus routes, dedicated lanes - it's all in there. This week, TBARTA officials join us to anser the questions you've submitted about the plan.

Executive Director of the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority (TBARTA)
Clearwater Mayor and TBARTA Board Vice Chairman
Original Broadcast Date: 
03/26/09
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