Top 3 Transportation Technologies We Saw at #2022FAVSummit

The Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) Summit is the premier venue to promote the most advanced technology being researched and implemented in automated, connected, electric, and shared (ACES) fields. Featured experts from around the world addressed groundbreaking transportation technologies and what to expect as these technologies become implemented in Florida and across the country. Here are […]

Florida continues to be a leader in advancing cutting-edge Automated, Connected, Electric, and Shared (ACES) transportation technologies.   This year is the 10th annual Florida Automated Vehicles Summit hosted by the Jacksonville Transportation Authority. This event takes place December 14th – 16th at the Omni Amelia Island Resort, just a short drive from downtown Jacksonville, Fla. […]

Take advantage of Tampa’s warm winter climate and get outside this holiday season with a Selmon Greenway bike-riding adventure! The Selmon Greenway is a 1.9-mile urban trail that links the neighborhoods of Ybor City and Channelside with the riverfront area of Downtown Tampa. Here are our top three places to explore for holiday fun near […]

The 2022 Florida Automated Vehicle Summit is right around the corner! Still on the fence about registering? Check out the top three reasons to go to the #2022FAVSummit! 1. There is no longer a 30-year plan – Technology and innovation are happening now. The FAV Summit assembles nationally-recognized experts and industry leaders to discuss the […]

September 30th, 2022, marked the end of a seven-year initiative by the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) with $27 million in funding from USDOT, FDOT, and THEA. The Pilot began in 2015 when the agency began the innovative project to implement connected vehicle (CV) technology in real-life scenarios using the Selmon Expressway as a living […]

The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) is soliciting Request of Qualifications (RFQs) for real estate advisory services. Qualified firms capable of assisting the Authority in the evaluation of potential transportation strategies and approaches for the optimal utilization of certain Authority-owned real estate properties throughout downtown Tampa should apply for consideration. It is the Authority’s intent […]

A Maintenance Rating Program (MRP) implements a uniform evaluation system for maintenance features and aims to schedule and prioritize routine maintenance activities so that uniform maintenance conditions can be met on state highways. THEA evaluates its Selmon Expressway facilities on a yearly basis as an Urban Limited Access Highway.  The purpose of a limited-access highway […]

This week, our Director of Innovation and Planning, Bob Frey, was recognized at the 2022 Gulf Coast Safe Streets Summit (GCSSS) as a leader in helping the city reach its Vision Zero goals. Under Bob’s leadership, every THEA project has the direction to go above and beyond the standard walkability and pedestrian safety guidelines. For […]