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Pilot of a Community-Based Voluntary Behavior Change Effort

Neighborhood2Go is a pilot project to increase the use of transit, increase walking and biking, reduce traffic congestion, and create healthier and livable communities in the Tampa Bay area. A unique community-based social marketing (CBSM) approach was used to encourage residents to make behavior changes, such as

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Understanding Ridership Trends in Transit

Florida has seen dramatic ridership declines in the past four years. These declines are over two times more severe than those for the nation and have continued thru 2018. The declines are pervasive with the most severe declines in southeastern Florida locations, which are the most conducive

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Media Framing of Fatal Bicycle Crashes in Hillsborough County: A Critical Discourse Analysis

(Center Identification Number: 79062-19) The purpose of this project is to examine the linguistic choices (e.g., vocabulary, grammar, structure) that frame the relationships between bicyclists and other parties involved in fatal crash events, while attending to identity constructions of social actors and interrogating sociocultural contexts (i.e., policy

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Improving Access to Transit Through Crowdsourced Information – Final Report

The purpose of this research was to facilitate the ongoing collection of information from the public about potential areas of multimodal service and infrastructure improvements and easily share these problems with transit agencies, departments of transportation, and city and county governments. The research team implemented open-source software

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CPS Travel Training Evaluation Project

Public transportation and public educational programs are mandated to provide transportation services for mentally and physically disabled individuals. While programs to transport members of disabled populations are important to ensure access to and participation in important educational and work related activities, they are often highly expensive to

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