A REVIEW OF THE CURRENT FUNCTIONS OF INDEPENDENT TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITIES IN FLORIDA THAT OWN OR OPERATE ROADWAYS OR BRIDGES OR TOLL FACILITIES

This report is a review of the current functions of the expressway authorities, transportation authorities, and other transportation special districts or entities created by or pursuant to law that own or operate roadways, bridges, or toll facilities. The advantages and disadvantages of public authorities and, specifically, of expressway authorities are presented. Relevant parts of the Florida Expressway Authority Act (Chapter 348, Part I, FS) are discussed. This report contains detailed information for each of the individual expressway authorities and summarizes the role that expressway authorities play in the transportation planning process.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for The Florida Legislature.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of South Florida, Tampa

    Center for Urban Transportation Research, 4202 East Fowler Avenue
    Tampa, FL  United States  33620-5375
  • Publication Date: 1996-10

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 27 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00728614
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 22 1996 12:00AM