Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority Announces 2022 Board Leadership

The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) is pleased to announce that Vincent J. Cassidy has been re-elected to serve as the Chair of the Board of Directors. “It is an honor to continue my service as Chairman during such an exciting time for our region and THEA,” said Mr. Cassidy. “With Tampa Bay’s population growth […]

Tampa, Fla. (September 1, 2022) – The Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority plans to spend $733 million on road and trail projects over the next six years, according to its latest work program unveiled this week. THEA is projected to invest $663.6 million in community enhancement and expanded capacity projects and $69.6 million in maintenance and preservation projects. […]

Tampa, Fla. (September 1, 2022) – In observance of the Labor Day holiday, the Selmon Expressway Reversible Express Lanes (REL) will open eastbound at 1:00 pm on Friday, September 2, 2022, and will remain eastbound until 6:00 am on Tuesday, September 6, 2022. At that time, the REL will be open in the westbound direction from […]

Tampa, Fla. (August 31, 2022) – Today, The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) announced a robust work plan that will provide significant upgrades and capacity improvements to the Selmon Expressway and the agency’s entire network of roads and trails in the Tampa Bay region. Over the next six years, THEA will inject over $733 million […]

At THEA, part of our commitment to the community is giving back, providing options and opportunities for healthy lifestyle activities, and being environmentally responsible. The Brandon Parkway is one way that we follow through with our commitments.  The Brandon Parkway is a three-mile toll-free parkway that provides pedestrian and biking paths for safe recreation and […]

Tampa Bay is filled with unique activities and destinations, whether your interests include live entertainment, the natural beauty of the outdoors, the arts scene, culinary, or beyond. We are proud that Tampa is such a multimodal community because not only can the Selmon Expressway connect you to where you need to be, but the city […]

Take a walk in downtown Tampa, and you will see dogs walking with their owners and enjoying the sights. Tampa was recently dubbed as one of the top dog park cities in the nation! The city ranked fourth out of 93 U.S. cities based on dog park access, quality, and climate. The rankings also took […]

Summer is here, and that means extra-packed roads with vacationers. Therefore, ensuring that your eyes stay on the road with minimal distractions is essential. However, distracted driving is something that everyone faces behind the wheel, and these distractions go beyond cellphone use. Situations such as eating, drinking, and staring at road signs or car crashes […]