| October 16 2014 - Q&A with the new head of school transportation in Hillsborough|
Jim Beekman, 53, is in his first week as head of transportation for the Hillsborough County school district. He’s read some, but not all of the media reports about last year’s worker complaints. He has ideas for curing the driver shortage and says kids are far safer on a bus than in their parents’ cars. These are excerpts …
| October 09 2014 - TextMarks Wins Deal In Florida|
Pasadena-based TextMarks said today that it has scored a win in Tampa, Florida, and will be powering the text messaging capabilities for the Hillsborough Regional Transit Authority (HART). Financial impact of the win was not disclosed. TextMarks said that its service will be used to send out text messages on bus arrivals and schedules, via a GPS-based app called OneBusAway. TextMarks provides ...
| October 03 2014 - Hops Down Hawks in Postseason Debut|
BOISE, ID --- It was an historic day for the Hops. Fresh off a nine-hour, 450-mile bus ride, Hillsboro was ready to make their postseason debut at Memorial Stadium in Boise, Idaho against the Boise Hawks.
| October 10 2014 - HART near the bottom in fleet size|
TAMPA — HART, the agency that runs Hillsborough County’s bus system, is on track this year to break its fifth straight ridership record.
| October 03 2014 - HART takes up making big changes to itself|
TAMPA — On Monday, the agency that runs Hillsborough County's bus service will have an unusual discussion: Decide if its own board should be remade, likely leading to several of its directors being ousted.