The Community Traffic Safety Team (CTST) is a multi-disciplined Federal, State and local government endorsed program developed to reduce the number of traffic crashes that occur on Florida roadways. The program is managed by the Florida Department of Transportation and supported by a wide range of community partners, such as: cities, counties, law enforcement, first responders, school districts, St. Joseph's Hospital Wellness and Safety Center, John Hopkins All Children's Hospital, Tampa General Hospital, Safe Kids, health care advocacy groups, MADD, Tampa Alcohol Coalition, Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR), and more.
The members of the committees work towards this goal by addressing the
The teams undertake traffic safety-related projects and activities and serve as a resource to any and all communities, local government agencies, and roadway users. The CTSTs overall goal is not only the reduction of serious and fatal injury crashes, but assisting in reaching Zero Fatalities on Florida roadways.
The CTST members work towards achieving this goal by educating the community on a wide variety of safety topics, such as:
Ginger RegaladoCommunity Traffic Safety Team Program ManagerFDOT District 711201 N. McKinley Dr.Tampa, FL 33612813-975-6970
Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Bicycle Safety Month
Bike to School Day – May 8th
National Bike to Work Day – May 17th
National Police Week – May 12th – 18th
Click It or Ticket – May 13th – June 2nd
EMS Week May 19th – 25th
National Safe Boating Week – May 18th – 24th
Clean Air Month – American Lung Association
Trauma Awareness Month – American Trauma Society
Mental Health Month – Mental Health America
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month – National Organizations for Youth Safety
Older Americans Month – Association for Community Living
2019 Bike/Walk Tampa Bay"Michael R. Schwaid Bicyclist of the Year" AwardNominations are now being accepted
The award will be presented at theBike/Walk Tampa Bay Summer Summit on Friday June 21, 2019.
Please nominate your choice here:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019_Schwaid_Award
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