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The commission wants to build public support for a possible transportation tax that would provide revenue for mass transit.
Gainesville Sun
The Florida Department of Transportation will conduct a "public kickoff meeting" to update the status of the Cortez Bridge.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The battle over a decayed bridge to Key Biscayne is one of those cases where both sides at polar extremes seem to be correct.
Miami Herald
FDOT will host an open house to begin discussions of the Project Development and Environment Study of the Cortez Bridge replacement.
Bradenton Herald
A consolidated bus system in Manatee and Sarasota counties, operated by a private company, would take transit back to the future.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The transportation summit provided a chance for community leaders and residents to see that their positions are closer than they might have realized.
Gainesville Sun
In case you haven't heard, the city's public bus system, StarMetro, is on the move.
Tallahassee Democrat
Tampa International Airport’s master plan utilizes rail to eliminate traffic congestion, capitalize on real estate and increase revenues.
Tampa Tribune
The master plan that TIA adopted Thursday lays the groundwork for adding flights and boosting the airport's role as a regional economic engine.
Tampa Bay Times
Depending on the circumstances, public transportation can either make your quality of life skyrocket or plummet.
FSU Flambeau
If DeBary and Volusia County are already bickering over maintenance and security costs for the DeBary train station, that's a bad sign.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Hillsborough County's decision to convene a summit on transportation this spring holds some promise if it aims high.
Tampa Bay Times
Not having a public transportation system creates a tremendous hardship for people who don't own a car or are too old to drive.
Sebring News Sun
Florida DOT announced unexpectedly that the 75-year-old Flagler Memorial Bridge was too badly damaged to use while its replacement was being built.
Palm Beach Daily News
It is time to build the Tampa Bay Beltway and update our lagging infrastructure. No excuses; build the Beltway.
Suncoast News
Tampa Bay remains the last major metropolitan area in the United States without a public transportation system making use of bus and rail lines.
Tampa Bay Times
There is no federal money "in the bank" for the DeLand segment of the train that may link Orlando to Daytona Beach.
Daytona Beach News-Journal

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Bradenton Herald

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Well-intentioned efforts to change that haven't...

Orlando Sentinel