2010 Florida Redevelopment Annual ConferenceCommuter Rail and RedevelopmentSecuring CentralFlorida’s EconomicProsperityA P...
Florida’s Economic Prosperity Highly Competitive US Markets Individually, Central Florida Markets are Small Regionalism is...
A Unique Opportunity for Central Florida  Florida is Positioned to Lead the Nation in  Implementing High Speed Rail  Feder...
Transit is the Way to Go                                                 More Land for  Transit              Less Cars &  ...
Key to “Good” Transit …..  Employ the Full “Family” of Transit              Carpooling & HOVs       Local Bus     Bus Rapi...
Transportation Solution: Connect the DOTs                                       Deland    Crystal River                   ...
High Speed Rail: Tampa to Orlando   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Orlando Area: Sun Rail   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Hillsborough County Alternatives Analysis   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
North Port to Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit    Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit Extension   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Clearwater to St. Petersburg Transit   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Howard Frankland Bridge Transit   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Wesley Chapel to Cross Creek Boulevard   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
SR 54/56 Corridor Transit   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Crystal River to Tampa Westshore Transit   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
Connecting the DOTs = A SuperRegion   Graphics Provided by TBARTA
SuperRegion = Economic Competitiveness  Graphic from from www.floridahighspeedrail.org
High Speed Rail (HSR) Job Creation  Construction Period (2012 to 2015)   – Average: 6,000 Construction Jobs   – Average: 6...
One plus One Equals Four Tampa Bay Area Economy  – 2008 Gross Domestic Product  – $142.5 Billion  – 19th Largest in US Cen...
When Will These Connections Occur?                 SuperRegion                   Connected    High Speed Rail           Su...
In Conclusion ……… Our Opportunity is Upon Us in Central Florida We Need to Create Our SuperRegion By Connecting the DOTs B...
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Securing Central Florida's Economic Prosperity

  1. 1. 2010 Florida Redevelopment Annual ConferenceCommuter Rail and RedevelopmentSecuring CentralFlorida’s EconomicProsperityA Presentation byDavid Rivera, PEManaging Principal for TransportationWilsonMiller StantecOctober 14, 2010 10:15am – 11:30am
  2. 2. Florida’s Economic Prosperity Highly Competitive US Markets Individually, Central Florida Markets are Small Regionalism is the Way to Win Cornerstone to Economic Transportation Prosperity
  3. 3. A Unique Opportunity for Central Florida Florida is Positioned to Lead the Nation in Implementing High Speed Rail Federal Investment Allows for Rapid Implementation of High Speed Rail Tampa and Orlando Ready to Provide Regional Mobility Options Orlando’s SunRail is Underway Tampa’s TBARTA Master Plan Has Community Support Political Environment is Good to Fund the TBARTA Master Plan
  4. 4. Transit is the Way to Go More Land for Transit Less Cars & People / Choices Parking Development Reduced Congestion = Fewer Delays Economy Prospers, Community Becomes More Livable and Sustainable
  5. 5. Key to “Good” Transit ….. Employ the Full “Family” of Transit Carpooling & HOVs Local Bus Bus Rapid Transit Light Rail Heavy Rail Commuter Rail High Speed Rail Use the Right “Family Member” for the Right Problem
  6. 6. Transportation Solution: Connect the DOTs Deland Crystal River Deltona Orlando Lakeland Clearwater TampaSt. Petersburg Bradenton Sarasota
  7. 7. High Speed Rail: Tampa to Orlando Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  8. 8. Orlando Area: Sun Rail Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  9. 9. Hillsborough County Alternatives Analysis Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  10. 10. Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  11. 11. North Port to Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  12. 12. Sarasota Bus Rapid Transit Extension Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  13. 13. Clearwater to St. Petersburg Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  14. 14. Howard Frankland Bridge Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  15. 15. Wesley Chapel to Cross Creek Boulevard Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  16. 16. SR 54/56 Corridor Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  17. 17. Crystal River to Tampa Westshore Transit Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  18. 18. Connecting the DOTs = A SuperRegion Graphics Provided by TBARTA
  19. 19. SuperRegion = Economic Competitiveness Graphic from from www.floridahighspeedrail.org
  20. 20. High Speed Rail (HSR) Job Creation Construction Period (2012 to 2015) – Average: 6,000 Construction Jobs – Average: 6,500 Other Jobs Peak Construction Period (2012 to 2014) – 10,000 Construction Jobs – 6,500 Other Jobs Once HSR Opens – Employment for Operations: 600 Permanent Jobs – Indirect Employment: 500 Additional Permanent Jobs.Source: www.floridahighspeedrail.org
  21. 21. One plus One Equals Four Tampa Bay Area Economy – 2008 Gross Domestic Product – $142.5 Billion – 19th Largest in US Central Florida Area Economy – 2008 Gross Domestic Product – $142.0 Billion – 20th Largest in US Combined Economies – $284.5 Billion – 10th Largest in US On Par with Miami, Atlanta and Houston Bigger than Seattle, San Diego and Detroit
  22. 22. When Will These Connections Occur? SuperRegion Connected High Speed Rail SunRailTBARTA Master Plan Construction Open for Service
  23. 23. In Conclusion ……… Our Opportunity is Upon Us in Central Florida We Need to Create Our SuperRegion By Connecting the DOTs By Supporting the Need to Get “Our Family” in Place ….So We Secure Our Economic Prosperity!

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