Hillsborough

January 17, 2019

Rocky Point hosts new employee bike share program

By guest author, Michael Maurino, Director of Transportation and Planning, Westshore Alliance Zagster bike sharing is now available for employees of Island Center, Rocky Point Centre, and Waterford Plaza thanks to Parmenter. Employees of tenant companies can download the Zagster bike share app to become a member and check out a bike at one of the […]
January 23, 2019

CUTR researchers analyze local news on bicyclist fatalities and offer guidance to journalists

What the media says matters when reporting news about bicyclists who are involved in fatal traffic crashes. On September 27, 2018, researchers at the University of South Florida’s Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) recorded a webcast to unveil research entitled, “Media Framing of Fatal Bicyclist Crashes in Hillsborough County: A Critical Discourse Analysis.” The […]
March 4, 2019

Temple Terrace celebrates Florida Bike Month at Bike with the Mayor event

On Friday, March 1, 2019 the City of Temple Terrace, Bike/Walk Tampa Bay and the Florida Department of Transportation hosted the annual Bike with the Mayor group bicycle ride and event. Now in its sixth year, the Bike with the Mayor event was the city’s local kick-off of Florida Bike Month, a larger statewide celebration […]
March 4, 2019

Temple Terrace kids celebrate Florida Bike Month at an event of their own

This year, children and families attended their very own bicycle event in Temple Terrace in honor of Florida Bike Month. On the morning of Saturday, March 2, 2019, the day after the Sixth Annual Bike with the Mayor event, the City of Temple Terrace, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, and Bike/Walk Tampa Bay hosted a Kids […]
April 28, 2019

Tampa Bay Commuters campaign encourages commuters to try new travel options

Changing a routine is difficult––especially when it comes to commuting. The Tampa Bay Commuters program was recently launched to help make that change easier by promoting transportation choices that improve commuting to work or school and offers incentives and support when trying a new travel mode. The Tampa Bay Commuters program was created by the Tampa […]