Posted by: tampachamber on Saturday, August 26, 2017

Tell the Mayor what you think is important Mayor Bob Buckhorn wants to hear from the community about what they think is important for the future of the City of Tampa and its residents. How do autonomous cars understand the road? On the Alphabet campus, test tracks are being developed to help advance driverless car technology. Colorado uses driverless truck to aid road crews Last week in Denver, the first driverless truck was used as a type of escort to help protect road crews. Upcoming event: Professional Development Speaker Series III Engaging Young Professionals in the Political Process Wednesday, August 30, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm Tampa Old City Hall 315 East Kennedy Boulevard Tampa, FL 33602 As things are changing in Tallahassee, Washington D.C. and here in Hillsborough County, the Tampa Chamber is watching those issues that are important to the community and your business. Here is some of what we are watching:

  • DOT budget
  • Infrastructure Plan
  • Possible BRAC
  • Federal budget
  • Proposed Federal Tax Plan
  • Health Care
  • Medical Marijuana and what that means to Tampa Bay
  • Premium Transit Study
  • Tampa Bay Next