CUTR Webcast Recording: Long Range Transportation Plan Review

February 20, 2014 12:00PM (EST) Long Range Transportation Plan Review One of the core documents produced through the metropolitan transportation planning process is the long range transportation plan (LRTP) in Florida. CUTR completed a comprehensive review of the Florida MPO’s LRTPs examining the content, format, methodology, and priorities of each plan in relation to its…

Tampa Bay Bike Share

A bicycle sharing system, is a service in which bicycles are made available for shared use to individuals on a very short term basis. The central concept is to provide free or affordable access to bicycles for short-distance trips in an urban area as an alternative to driving, thereby reducing traffic congestion, noise, and air…

Tampa BayCycle

Tampa BayCycle promotes safe and enjoyable biking for everyday transportation and recreation for a livable community. Founded in 2007, Tampa BayCycle was created by the joint efforts of the New North Transportation Alliance and the Tampa Downtown Partnership and funded by the Florida Department of Transportation. We bring together people who believe that riding a…

Methodology for Linking Greenways and Trails with Public Transportation in Florida

The goal of this research project is to improve livability in Florida communities by providing a methodology to evaluate how to provide better intermodal connections between public transportation and trails. Such connections could extend the transit service area outward and enable pedestrians and bicyclists to access areas to which they might not otherwise travel due…

CUTR Webcast Recording: Public Transportation Public and Private Partnerships – Universal Access Increasing Ridership and Revenue in Central Florida

February 6, 2014 12:00PM (EST) Public Transportation Public and Private Partnerships – Universal Access Increasing Ridership and Revenue in Central Florida What is Universal Access?  The benefit of Mobility –  The term Universal Access is a unique way to provide a select group of individuals access to standard bus service throughout Polk County.  By contracting…

Exploring Airport Employee Commute and Parking Strategies netconference recording

On January 30, 2014, CUTR’s Best Workplaces for Commuters co-hosted a netconference with the Association for Commuter Transportation  on employee commute programs at airports.  The netconference focused on reporting the findings from ACRP Synthesis 36: Exploring Airport Employee Commute and Parking Strategies. The synthesis documents what is known about airport employee commute patterns and modes.  The report summarizes what…