We Want to Hear From You!
What are Your Thoughts
and Ideas on Regional and Local Trends?
With 21 million residents and growing, Florida is one of the most diverse states in the nation. Florida’s 411 cities and towns and numerous incorporated areas offer a wide range of places to live, work, learn, and play. Nine out of 10 Florida residents live in urban areas, but most of the state’s land area is rural in character. How do we meet the transportation needs of these diverse regions and communities?
What Are Your Thoughts and Ideas on State and Interregional Trends?
Florida is a large, diverse, and growing state with many communities and regions. Florida’s transportation system links these regions together into a single state and connects Florida to markets around the nation and world. As our population continues to grow, our economy becomes more diverse, and our society becomes more connected 24/7, the demands on Florida’s transportation system will continue to evolve.
What Are Your Thoughts and Ideas on Resilience?
Natural hazards, cyberattacks, and other events can have significant and unexpected impacts on Florida. Simultaneously, trends such as sea level rise and global economic shifts can lead to progressive challenges. These events and trends can result in unanticipated transportation system disruptions and increasing constraints on infrastructure, impeding access to reliable mobility. The impact on the lives of residents and visitors and the flow of business and trade can be extensive. It is critical to prepare Florida’s transportation system to be adaptive in the face of these events and trends. Planning for resilience leverages our understanding of potential hazards to mitigate risk, make wiser investment decisions, and provide more reliable transportation. Many partners play an important role in shaping the collective efforts to make Florida’s transportation system resilient. We invite you to share your ideas, preferences, and challenges regarding resilience using the red to the right.
What Are Your Thoughts and Ideas on Technology?
Technology is constantly evolving and changing the way people interact with one another, work, do business, travel, and even how they buy groceries. New and emerging technologies offer the potential for a safer, more efficient transportation system; more connectivity globally and locally; and streamlined business practices. However, increased reliance on technology brings other challenges to the forefront like cybersecurity and data privacy. Transportation partners need to make wise decisions today to prepare for this future. We invite you to share your ideas, preferences, and challenges regarding technology using the red button above.