South Florida Regional Transportation Authority

South Florida Regional Transportation Authority

In 1989, Tri-County Commuter Rail Authority was launched as a temporary alternative mode of transportation for area commuters during the Interstate 95 and Florida Turnpike expansion. Fast forward to the future, in 2003 the Florida Legislature established the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) with the right to own, operate, maintain, and manage a transit system in the tri-county area of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. Still known as Tri-Rail, this commuter rail carries up to 15,000 passengers a day. Continue reading South Florida Regional Transportation Authority