On October 4, Broward MPO Board Members and staff participated in Walk to School Day 2017, a nationwide event that celebrated the benefits of walking and biking to school. 14 Broward MPO Board Members and 8 MPO staff members participated in events across Broward County.
Transportation for America, a national transportation advocacy organization and Broward MPO partner, has featured Executive Director Gregory Stuart in its most recent member spotlight.
Broward MPO Executive Director Greg Stuart recently appeared on BECON TV's County Line program to discuss transportation in Broward County and the Southeast Florida region. He was joined on the program by Representative Ted Deutch and Broward County Transit Director Chris Walton.
On June 27, 2017, the Broward MPO in partnership with the City of Hollywood, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), and Broward Regional Health Planning Council (BRHPC) held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hollywood Boulevard Complete Streets Project.
Earlier this week, the Broward MPO hosted Broward County teachers for a two-day Transportation and Civil Engineering (TRAC) training workshop. Fifteen Broward schools were represented, as well as a representative from the Hillsborough County (Tampa) Public Schools District, helping in our efforts to take this program statewide.
The three South Florida MPOs (Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach) were recently featured in a Miami Today news article. Broward MPO Board Chair Richard Blattner recently spoke at the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Miami-Dade TPO, and he was quoted in the article.