Q1 2021 Engage in Tampa Bay
TRANSPORTATION tampa bay
Tampa Bay MSA’s transportation system anticipates continuous improvements to accommodate the area’s growth. • Hillsborough County recently approved a 1.5% addition to the State’s sales tax rate bringing it to 8.2% total. The additional revenue is earmarked for infrastructure improvements within the County, individual cities, and school board. • 2 Phase streetcar extension planned for completion by January 2024, will connect downtown Tampa to the Heights along with system modernization of the exisitng vehicles, track and stations. • Pasco County’s S.R. 54 (east/west) has been widened to four and six lanes and is now connected to a new interchange at I-75. • U.S. Highway 41, a major north/south thoroughfare in Pasco County, is also undergoing widening of its highly traveled lanes. • The Suncoast Parkway has recently seen completion into mid-Hernando County extending the Veteran’s Expressway further north in the MSA, creating an improved north/south route for Hillsborough, Pasco and Hernando County communities.
Road Widening Underway
2 International Airports
7th Largest Seaport in the U.S.
CSX Advanced Intermodal Terminal
2 Toll Roads
Tampa International Airport
Tampa International Airport (TPA) has experienced tremendous growth over the past ten years. It is the 31st busiest airport by passenger movements in North America. The Airport was midway through a 3 Phase $690 million expansion, which is now delayed.
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