Tampa Mayor calls for more rail, BRT

Posted on March 27, 2013

TAMPA, Fla. — During his second State of the City speech, Mayor Bob Buckhorn said the region should have a first-class transportation system, which includes rail, bus rapid transit and high-occupancy vehicle lanes, according to the Tampa Bay Times.

He also alluded to Gov. Rick Scott's decision to turn away $2 billion from the Obama Administration to build high-speed rail from Tampa to Orlando, by saying that he will try to find people in Tallahassee that will support his plan. For the full story, click here.

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