Register for the Path Forward 2045 Telephone Town Hall
Listen and learn about the Path Forward 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan, ask questions and share comments in our upcoming telephone town hall. The sessions will be held June 12 and 13 at 6:30 p.m., and you must register to participate. Registering will enable you to receive a call that connects you to the town hall. Learn more in our meeting flyer and on the project website
We Want to Save Lives. Please Help !
The North Florida TPO is updating our Regional Strategic Safety Plan and we need your input. What are your traffic safety concerns and where are the hotspots?  How should resources be allocated among engineering, education and enforcement? How do we make traveling safer for pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists?   

Answer these questions and more in our Traffic Safety Survey. After completing the survey and providing your contact information, you will be entered to win one of three $100 visa gift cards. This offer is available to residents of Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns counties. The deadline for completing the survey is Friday, June 28, 2019.
Neptune Beach Scores in Top 6 Best Complete Streets Policies
The City of Neptune Beach was ranked sixth out of 65 cities’ Complete Streets policies submitted to Smart Growth America in 2018. Read the Neptune Beach Complete Streets Policy and learn more about the program at Smart Growth America.

Neptune Beach Vice Mayor Fred Jones, AICP, champions walkable and livable communities. This spring he testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit on behalf of Transportation for America.  Read his testimony for “Every Life Counts: Improving the Safety of our Nation's Roadways” to learn more about the challenges of implementing complete streets.

You can also watch the video here beginning at the 27 minute mark.
Smart Cities, Smart Future Authors Share Best Practices
Authors Mike Barlow and Cornelia Levy-Bencheton shared best practices from their book Smart Cities, Smart Future: Showcasing Tomorrow to a crowd of nearly 100 technology and non-profit leaders at WJCT. Terry Shaw, HNTB and Justin Dennis, Urban SDK presented Smart North Florida's master plan, projects and integrated data exchange. Thank you to our sponsors Centrica, Miller Electric, U.S. Facilities, Bootleg Advisors, Art Republic and Crucible Worx, and media partners the Jacksonville Business Journal, WJCT and The Channel Company.
Putting the Art in Smart
Thank you to Jessica Santiago and Art Republic for including us in their Art & Tech Event at the Cummer Museum. Smart North Florida is teaming up with Art Republic to explore using digital art to interpret big data, making it more accessible and informative. It was a great opportunity to share our story with members of the art community. Check out event highlights below.
Smart North Florida on the Road
North Florida TPO Executive Director Jeff Sheffield provides an update on Smart North Florida to the JAX Chamber Transportation & Logistics Council.
The Rotary Club of Orange Park Sunrise welcomed Jeff as he explained the Smart North Florida movement.
Upcoming Meetings

  • June 5 @ 10 a.m. - Technical Coordinating Committee
  • June 5 @ 2 p.m. - Citizens Advisory Committee
  • June 20 @ 9:30 a.m. - Finance Committee
  • June 20 @10 a.m. - TPO Board

There are no Board or Committee Meetings in July
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Jacksonville, FL 32209
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