Regional/Multicounty Transportation Plans & Studies

The Hillsborough MPO participates in several taskforces and standing groups where organizations from multiple counties work together on topics of joint interest. Examples include the MPO Chairs’ Coordinating Committee and the Tampa Bay TMA Leadership Group.   These collaborations have resulted in many multi-county studies, plans, and regionwide top-priority project lists over the years.

MPO Chairs Coordinating Committee conducts two meetings a year, one in the summer and one in the fall. Additional information can be found on TBARTA’s website.

Regional Priority Projects

Current priorities for West Central Florida adopted by the MPO Chairs’ Coordinating Committee of the Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Hernando/Citrus and Sarasota/Manatee MPOs.

  • Major Projects
  • Transportation Regional Incentive Program Grant Projects
  • Regional Multi-use Trails

Current priorities for the tri-county Tampa Bay Transportation Management Area Leadership Group

  • Major Projects
  • Multi-use Trails

Previous Year Priorities

MPO Regional Coordination & Best Practices Research - The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority (TBARTA) is managing a project known as the MPO Regional Coordination and Best Practices Research study. The project aims to provide a single preferred option for improving coordination and cooperation among MPOs, FDOT districts, local and county governments, and regional transportation entities, including TBARTA and the TBARTA MPOs...