News & Public Affairs09/04/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday Listen to this entire show:
Hillsborough County may consider a high-speed ferry linking MacDill Air Force Base with communities in the south county where many workers live.
Last month one environmental group, Audubon Florida, criticized the plan because a terminal is proposed for reclaimed wetlands in the Schultz Preserve.
But now, the chair of another group, the Tampa Bay Sierra Club's Kent Bailey, tells WMNF they support the proposed ferry across Tampa Bay.Be the first to comment
02/05/14 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday Listen to this entire show:
Hillsborough County moved ahead today with a high-speed passenger ferry partnership. The County commission approved an interim public-private partnership agreement with HMS Ferries and South Swell Development Group to study a ferry linking the south part of the county, perhaps near Apollo Beach, with MacDill Air Force Base. Former County Commissioner Ed Turanchik is the public face of the project.
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05/30/13 Patricia Kemp
Last Call Thursday Listen to this entire show:
Pat Kemp talks with former Hillsborough County Commissioner Ed Turanchik about a plan to bring a commuter ferry service to Tampa Bay.1 comments