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Thursday, Mar 05, 2015

Transportation

Pinellas' ‘Gateway Express’ road project nears two milestones

Pinellas' ‘Gateway Express’ road project nears two milestones

The two-prong highway will connect U.S. 19 to I-275 along the 118th Avenue North east-west corridor, and Bayside Bridge to the new expressway, going north and south, with elevated roads to bypass traffic signals and congestion.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Two injured in Palm Harbor crash, troopers said

Two men were injured when a pickup truck driver failed to yield to a van at a Palm Harbor intersection Wednesday morning and the vehicles collided, troopers said.
Updated: 19 hours ago

FDOT closing lanes on northbound I-275 in Tampa today

Two northbound lanes on Interstate 275 north of Bearss Avenue are closed today as crews work on the road.
Updated: 23 hours ago

JetBlue opens new training facility in Orlando

ORLANDO — JetBlue Airways has opened a lodge at its Orlando support center.
Published: 03/04/15

Crash closes Beckett Way in Tarpon Springs

A crash has closed Beckett Way in Tarpon Springs after a power line fell into the road, police said.
Published: 03/03/15

Water main leak slows traffic on Pinellas Bayway

Traffic on the Pinellas Bayway in St. Pete Beach will be slowed possibly through Wednesday as crews repair a water main leak.
Published: 03/03/15

Apopka teen killed while sitting in road after argument

Police say a car fatally struck a 13-year-old Orange County girl who was sitting in the road after arguing with her mother and friends.
Published: 03/03/15
HART adding Wi-Fi to Hillsborough buses

HART adding Wi-Fi to Hillsborough buses

TAMPA — Public bus riders will soon be able to update Facebook, watch YouTube videos and even check their email for free. The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority board voted Monday to authorize a contract for nearly $500,000 to retrof...
Published: 03/02/15
Updated: 03/03/15

Fiery crash in Jacksonville kills 4, closes busy highway

JACKSONVILLE — A fiery highway crash in Jacksonville on Monday killed four people and resulted in the closure of all southbound lanes on a busy stretch of road.
Published: 03/02/15

Boy killed in SUV crash; Winter Haven woman charged with DUI

BRADENTON — Police say a 2-year-old boy was killed after a Florida woman who was drunk crashed an SUV loaded with passengers.
Published: 03/01/15