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Authorization & Statutes

Hancock Trail, picture of a section of the Upper Peace Legacy Trail, Polk County

The Florida Shared-Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail Program was created pursuant to Section 339.81, Florida Statutes (F.S.) in 2015. Section 335.065, F.S., bicycle and pedestrian ways along state roads and transportation facilities, authorizes FDOT to use the State Transportation Trust Fund (STTF) to develop a statewide system of nonmotorized, paved trails for bicyclists and pedestrians as a component of the Florida Greenways and Trails System (FGTS) Plan, created pursuant to Chapter 260, F.S. Florida Greenways and Trails Act. The $25 million annual allocation is from the redistribution of new vehicle tag revenues pursuant to Section 320.072, F.S., Motor Vehicle Licenses.

Statutory Title Source Type Post Date
Florida Shared-Use Nonmotorized Trail Network Section 339.81, F.S. External Link 10/13/2015
Bicycle and pedestrian ways along state roads and transportation facilities Section 335.065, F.S. External Link 10/13/2015
Motor Vehicle Licenses Section 320.072, F.S. External Link 10/13/2015
Florida Greenways and Trails Act Section 260, F.S. External Link 10/13/2015

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