Links for Feb. 22: High speed rail, good beach weather
Warmer weather arrives
Peak tourism season is heating up again at Tampa Bay's beaches. Mercifully, so is the weather.
High Speed Rail
High-speed rail advocates on Monday outlined a plan to form a partnership of local governments to take on the project that Gov. Rick Scott rejected at no risk to taxpayers.
A noontime rally outside Tampa City Hall drew a boisterous crowd of both rail supporters and opponents, one dressed as the Grim Reaper and carrying a sign that said, "Death to High Speed Rail."
Read on to watch a video of the protest.
To read previous stories about the political battle over high speed rail, visit our topic page.