Tag Archives: Pasco County

New transportation service helps those in need catch a ride throughout the Tampa Bay area

Transportation Disadvantaged - ESRP

“Qualified participants pay a $6 flat fee for a ride anywhere in the Tampa Bay region, serving Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco and Pinellas counties. The service is provided by the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority (TBARTA) using grant money from the state. People may qualify due to disability, age, or income.” See More . . . Image: Photo By ESRP / …

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Pasco to put SR 54/56 corridor back under the microscope

“The highway, as it approaches Interstate 75, is the busiest stretch of road in the county west of U.S. 19, with state traffic counts showing 57,500 vehicles passing through daily. Meanwhile, projections estimate a 55 percent population increase along the corridor over the next two decades.” See More . . . Source: http://www.tampabay.com/news/transportation/roads/pasco-to-put-sr-5456-corridor-back-under-the-microscope/2234200By: C.T. BOWEN, PASCO TIMES COLUMNIST

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