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TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN

The City of Pembroke Pines is in the process of conducting a city-wide transportation master plan to address key mobility needs by developing a blueprint for improving the City’s transportation system.

This City's Transportation Master Plan Virtual Kick-off meeting shared information, goals, objectives and a transportation overview.

CHECK OUT THESE GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Here are a couple of grant opportunities to help you fund projects in your community.



Want to learn more? CLICK HERE to sign up for the Broward MPO Funding & Grant Opportunities Monthly Email. 
WHAT WE'VE BEEN UP TO

The Broward MPO has received quite a bit of news coverage over the past few weeks. Catch up on some of the ways the MPO is working to increase the quality of life for all who live, work, and play in Broward!
RAIL SAFETY TOWNHALL

The MPO partnered with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to host a Townhall on last Thursday in the Broward MPO's Board Room. Transportation professionals from various partner agencies filled the room to discuss how we can increase safety in Broward. Representatives from the FRA, Florida Department of Transportation District 4 (FDOT), Broward Sheriff's Office (BSO), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) presented methods, some present and future, that will deter/stop grade crossing and trespass incidents. The FRA and FHWA also discussed upcoming federal grant programs.
MEETING REMINDER
Monday, July 11
2:00 p.m. Complete Streets Advisory Committee

Thursday, July 14
8:30 a.m. Executive Committee
9:30 a.m. MPO Board
FREEBEE TRI-RAIL RIDE PARTNER

Our partner, Tri-Rail, launched their complimentary microtransit service with Freebee today! This fun, free, and green on-demand shuttle service will replace the Uber and taxi vouchers in the Cypress Creek Station service area.
FRA AWARDS MORE THAN $2 MILLION IN GRANTS

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) will award more than $1.4 million in Railroad Trespassing Enforcement Grants and Railroad Trespassing Suicide Prevention Grants to 17 passenger rail related projects in efforts to reduce trespassing and suicide deaths in and around railroad property. Four of projects selected are right here in Southeast Florida!

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office, the City of Hollywood, and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office will each receive $120,000 for their respective trespassing and railroad safety initiatives. The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) will receive $56,500 for their Rail Corridor Railroad Suicide Prevention Education and Outreach Campaign Project.
BIKE INFRASTRUCTURE ROUNDTABLE
On Tuesday, June 28th, at 2:00 p.m. experts from the League of American Bicyclists, MassDOT, and the Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professionals will gather for a Bike Infrastructure Roundtable hosted by Streetlight Data.

Learn how leaders in active transportation planning utilize data to prioritize
bicycle and pedestrian improvements and advocate for funding.
YOUR TAX DOLLARS AT WORK!

Would you like to see your tax dollars at work, and give input? Well, you’re in luck, the public review comment period for the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for Fiscal Year 2023-2027 is now open through Noon, Thursday, July 14, 2022.
VISION 2100 PANEL

Have you ever wondered what Broward will look like in the year 2100? The MPO and its partners are working together to take a more proactive approach to planning and managing growth and transportation investments. The MPO's Path to 2100 is an aspirational vision that advocates a paradigm shift in the Broward region’s approach to growth, development, and transportation investment. In laymen's terms, we are planning with future generations in mind.

Our partnership with the South Florida Business and Wealth Magazine and Florida Atlantic University for the Vision 2100 series does a great job at shedding light on various transportation solutions we will see over the next several years.

Save the date, Wednesday, July 27, as we are preparing for episode two of the Vision 2100. More details are soon to come.
For complaints, questions, or concerns about civil rights or nondiscrimination: or for special requests under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact Carl Ema Title VI Coordinator at (954)876-0052 or emac@browardmpo.org.