University Area Slow Roll

Join local dignitaries on a casual bike ride!

University Area Slow Roll
Event Title with Bicyclists

Thursday, March 28, 2024

8 to 10 a.m. @ UACDC
14013 N. 22nd Street
Tampa, FL 33613

8:00 a.m.

Arrive early and receive bike lights and safety information, provide your feedback in a survey, and enjoy refreshments!

Target Zero is a statewide initiative, by the Florida Department of Transportation, to reduce the number of transportation-related serious injuries and deaths across Florida to ZERO.

Plan Hillsborough is also collecting feedback for what residents want to see for the future of Hillsborough County. Stop by the Plan Hillsborough table and participate in a short survey (or click the link below).

9:00 a.m.

Tentative program – subject to change; check back for the latest line-up.

  • Welcome & Introductions:
    • Rob Zimprich, Chief Financial Officer, University Area CDC
  • Speakers:
    • Sarah Combs, Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, University Area CDC
    • Secretary David Gwynn, Florida Department of Transportation District Seven
    • Kim Byer, Assistant County Administrator, Hillsborough County Public Works
    • Johnny Wong, Executive Director, Hillsborough Transportation Planning Organization
    • Leomar White, USF Public Health Graduate Student & Bicycle Club at USF Representative
    • Captain S. Portalatin, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department.
  • Vik Bhide, Mobility Director, City of Tampa
  • Melissa Zornitta, Planning Commission Executive Director, Plan Hillsborough
  • Beth Alden, Former Executive Director, Hillsborough Transportation Planning Organization (Retired)
  • Ray Chiaramonte, Former Executive Director, Hillsborough Transportation Planning Organization (Retired)

Ride will depart immediately after speaking. Route will be approximately three miles long. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office will participate in the ride. Helmets recommended.

Please share your vision for the future of Hillsborough County by completing this short survey.