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‘THEA News’ Category

09/18/2017

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Tags: Shop Gandy!

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Categories: Selmon Extension, Shop Gandy!, THEA News

Shop Gandy! Launch Shop Gandy! is a marketing campaign to promote and drive commerce to the businesses along the Gandy corridor before, during, and after the construction of the Selmon Extension. It is a partnership between the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce, Greater Brandon […]

04/20/2017

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Categories: THEA News

April 22nd is Earth Day! While automobile driving obviously has an impact on the environmental impact, one of the ways THEA is committed reducing carbon emissions and thus reduces air pollution. By leading Florida by installing all electronic tolling and increasing green spaces, like the Selmon Greenway, THEA makes our impact on the planet a […]

04/03/2017

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Categories: Distracted Driving, THEA News, THEA Tips

Don’t Do it! Personal Groom is Distracted Driving. April is a great month to make changes that improve your driving and the safety of everyone on the road. First, decide on what music you want to listen to before you start driving. Second, put your mobile device out of reach. Distracted driving accidents are the […]

04/01/2017

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Categories: THEA News, THEA Tips

BE AWARE: National Work Zone Safety Week is April 3-7 We all know that talking on your cell phone, eating or looking at your navigation is considered driving while distracted. But what about changing radio stations? Talking with friends? Brushing your hair? Anytime that you do something that takes your eyes off the road, your hands […]

03/22/2017

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Categories: THEA News

For Immediate Release          Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority Releases Economic Impact Study Study finds capital infrastructure investments have created 13,200 new jobs and brought over $1.3 billion to the local economy.   March 22, 2017 (Tampa, Fla.) – Today, The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) released a study outlining the agency’s economic impact on the Tampa […]

03/17/2017

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Tags: dog park, dog park channelsside, dog park tampa fl

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Categories: THEA News

We are Building the Deputy John Kotfila, Jr. Memorial Dog Park Playful barks, wagging tales, and happy feet – from two-and four-legged friends will soon be heard and seen at the Deputy Kotfila Memorial Dog Park. Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority is excited to announce that dog park construction has begun under the Selmon Expressway behind […]

02/13/2017

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Tags: Toll Collections

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Categories: THEA News, THEA Tips

Our Collections Agency Changed You may have noticed mail and invoices from a company named ETAN Industries. Perhaps you set it aside and are trying to figure out who they are and how they located you, or perhaps you threw it away thinking that it was junk mail. ETAN Industries is THEA’s newest Collections Agency, […]

10/07/2016

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Tags: Bicycle, Selmon Greenway

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Categories: THEA News

Get There on the Selmon Greenway Fall has officially begun, which means cooler temperatures that invite you to spend more time outside.  As a break from your normal routine, why don’t you try an afternoon stroll or bike ride along the Selmon Greenway?  The 1.7-mile paved trail is a great way to see all of […]

09/22/2016

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Categories: Joe Waggoner, THEA News

Joe Waggoner is one of Tampa’s most well-respected transportation experts. Before he became the CEO of THEA 9 years ago, he served as Assistant Director for the state of Maryland Department of Transportation’s Office of Planning and Capital Programming, where he was responsible for the development of the Department’s capital programs, including highways, transit, rail, […]