On January 28, 2010 President Obama and Vice President Biden came to Tampa to announce that Florida is a big winner in the national competition to attract federal transit dollars.

Florida will be the recipient of $1.25 Billion in stimulus money for high speed rail and other transit projects.

Click here for FloridaTransit.org release.


The FPTA is a nonprofit association whose members include every major public transit agency in Florida as well as interested citizens and businesses.

The FPTA acts as a collective voice in promoting the recognition, use, improvement of public transportation in the state of Florida. Members of the FPTA employ tens of thousands of Floridians, transport about 300 million riders per year, and create billions of dollars per year in economic activity.