Category: Transportation

TBARTA open house comes to you

I attended the TBARTA Open House on Monday, and today I’m bringing it to you, just in case you didn’t slog through rush-hour traffic to voice your concerns about transportation around here. (Sticks commenter...

Bye bye, bypass

Citizens won a major battle against sprawl Tuesday when the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) voted to remove the Brandon Bypass from the last planning map bearing the stain of the road which has also...

Sticks ahead on $500 million debate

The Sticks of Fire community was the first to read about the $500 million debate between Ed Turanchik and Bob Abberger, which was subsequently printed in Sunday’s Tribune (but without Ed’s follow-up comments). The...

Spending your transportation dollars

The Hillsborough County Transportation Task Force is finalizing a plan to bond our Community Investment Tax to improve transportation. The 500-million-dollar pie is being divided into: $250 million for roads, $160 million for intersection...