Status Reports

Physical Infrastructure

Physical InfrastructurePrimaryStatusLeadSupportingStartEnd
Advocate for increased State and Federal funding for major infrastructure projects
Identify and prioritize critical regional infrastructure projects before seeking fundingTransportation Planning OrganizationJeff SheffieldFDOT, JAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group20132014
Generate commitments for a locally or regionally derived source of dedicated infrastructure revenue before seeking state and federal dollarsProposed Regional Transporation AuthorityTBDFDOT, JTA20132015
Rally local, state, and federal legislators in support of Northeast Florida's pursuit of infrastructure fundingNEFL City and County Governments and Regional Chambers of CommerceVariousNEFL Transportation Aliance20132015
Rally leadership and resources to improve the Port of Jacksonville
Resolve the mile point issueJAXPORTRoy Schleicher 20132015
Continue lobbying legislators and the Corps of Engineers for the significant funding needed to deepen the channelJAXPORTRoy Schleicher NEFL Congressional Delegation, NEFL Transportation Aliance20132015
Complete the study that is currently underway by TPO and Logistics Advisory GroupTPO, FDOTJeff SheffieldJAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group20122012
Integrate JAXPORT improvement plans into overall intermodal infrastructure planningJAXPORTRoy Schleicher TPO, JAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group20132014
Ensure that rail planning, road planning, and distribution center locations proactively plan for heightened port trafficJAXUSA Partnership
Logistics Advisory Group
Mike BreenTPO, JTA20132015
Connect the port to inland distribution hubs and manufacturing centers located in Northeast FloridaJAXUSA Partnership
Logistics Advisory Group
Mike BreenJAXPORT, NEFL Transportation Aliance20122015
If funding is acquired, develop a marketing strategy aimed at Asian exportersJAXPORTRoy SchleicherTPO, JAXUSA, Logistics Advisory Group20132015
Promote development in suburban and rural Northeast Florida counties
Pursuit of Federal and State funding should integrate the Port system with the development of other logistics hubs in Northeast FloridaJAXPORT, TPORoy Schleicher JAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group, NEFL Transportation Aliance20122015
Continued progress towards construction of new outer beltway to open up additional sites for the Logistics industryFDOTJAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group, NEFL Transportation Aliance20162016
Encourage the private sector to develop sites in suburban and rural areas through the provision of infrastructure and funding to complete property due diligenceRegional EDOsVariousJAXUSA Logistics Advisory Group, NEFL City and County Governments, NEFL Transortation Aliance20132016