Friday, November 17, 2017

Transportation

Pinellas Bayway drivers will not have cash toll option until Saturday morning

Pinellas Bayway drivers will not have cash toll option until Saturday morning

ST. PETERSBURG — The Pinellas Bayway toll roads that allow drivers to travel between the city and St. Pete Beach will start taking cash payments again on Saturday morning, according to the Florida Department of Transportation.FDOT started using...
Updated one month ago
HART offers free rides on Sunday, Monday to ease route changes

HART offers free rides on Sunday, Monday to ease route changes

Hillsborough's bus agency is offering free trips on Sunday and Monday to ease the transition as riders try to navigate the redesigned network launching this weekend.
Updated one month ago
Pinellas Bayway toll roads will not accept cash, just Toll-By-Plate, until Friday morning

Pinellas Bayway toll roads will not accept cash, just Toll-By-Plate, until Friday morning

The Pinellas Bayway toll roads that allow drivers to travel between the city and St. Pete Beach is not accepting in-person cash payments for the next day, according to the Florida Department of Transportation.
Updated one month ago
New 2024 Howard Frankland plan: 8-lane bridge with bike path

New 2024 Howard Frankland plan: 8-lane bridge with bike path

TAMPA — Plans for the Howard Frankland Bridge have changed yet again.The Florida Department of Transportation announced Monday that it now plans to build an eight-lane bridge, complete with a bike and pedestrian trail, to replace the northbound...
Updated one month ago
Imagine: Light rail along I-275 from Wesley Chapel to Tampa to St. Pete

Imagine: Light rail along I-275 from Wesley Chapel to Tampa to St. Pete

"We're looking for projects that provide the greatest community benefits."
Updated: 2 months ago
Tampa to Havana travel still growing, but for how much longer?

Tampa to Havana travel still growing, but for how much longer?

TAMPA — Despite a promise in June from President Donald Trump that he would impose stricter regulations on Cuba travel, the number of people shuttling by air and sea between Tampa and Havana has continued to rise. Still, as they've waited for t...
Updated: 2 months ago
Gondola, aerial transit proposals presented at Forward Pinellas transportation forum

Gondola, aerial transit proposals presented at Forward Pinellas transportation forum

ST. PETERSBURG — The ideas weren't exactly from Marty McFly's milieu, but even St. Petersburg developer Darryl Leclair expressed some incredulity over his involvement with a project presented Thursday at the Forward Pinellas Transportation Tech...
Updated: 2 months ago
Shop Gandy aims to help businesses navigate Selmon connector construction

Shop Gandy aims to help businesses navigate Selmon connector construction

Owners will receive resources to navigate the upcoming Selmon connector construction.
Updated: 2 months ago
Hillsborough transit board okays smaller budget for smaller system

Hillsborough transit board okays smaller budget for smaller system

The board has not raised property taxes, a major source of income for the transit authority, since 2012.
Updated: 2 months ago
Tampa closes southbound Westshore from Gandy to Interbay for sewer repair

Tampa closes southbound Westshore from Gandy to Interbay for sewer repair

TAMPA — The city closed the southbound lanes of Westshore Boulevard from Gandy Boulevard to Interbay Boulevard Tuesday for an emergency sewer repair that's expected to be done by 9 a.m. Friday, weather permitting.During the repair, which is tak...
Updated: 2 months ago