Community Presentations/Photos

The River to Sea TPO staff is available to speak at various events in an effort to help increase awareness of transportation planning, decision-making, bicycle and pedestrian safety or other transportation-related issues. Contact us at to schedule a presentation or visit to your organization or group.

River to Sea TPO Speaker’s Bureau

We now have a Speakers’ Bureau! Do you need a speaker for your event, group, committee or board to speak about distracted driving, speeding or drunk or drugged driving? We can help! Contact Pamela Blankenship, the River to Sea TPO’s Community Outreach Coordinator at to schedule a presentation.

Monday on the Move is Here!

Check out the TPO’s first Monday on the Move Video – Where we ask the questions you want the answers to. In this video, Dr. Jason Aufdenberg tells viewers what it is like to live without a car in today’s world including how he manages when it rains!

Check it out on the TPO’s YouTube page at Monday on the Move – Living Without a Car – YouTube.

Federal Certification Review Public Meeting Presentation (June 11, 2019)

2019 River to Sea TPO Public Input Meeting Presentation

2019 Annual Planning Retreat Presentation (February 25, 2019)

Tallahassee Speaker Series – TPO Annual Retreat Presentation

2018 Annual Planning Retreat Presentations (March 23, 2018)

1 – What is a Smart City -Nelson Caparas

2 – Connected Vehicles – Kris Milster

3 – Applied Information – Sheldon Pafford- Chris Holloway

4 – Evolving Policy – Abby Morgan

5 – Future of Technology – Charles Reinholtz

2017 Annual Planning Retreat Presentations (March 3, 2017):

Sea Level Rise Presentation – Thomas Ruppert

Sea Level Rise Presentation – Kari Hewitt

Sea Level Rise Presentation – Dr. Jason Evans


Ch 13 News/On Demand Ad for Volusia TPO Safety Videos

08-04-21 Cimmaron Drive Neighborhood Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Presentation







07-30-21 Osteen Elementary Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Presentation


06-29-21 Spirit Elementary Bicycle & Pedestrian Safety Presentation

05-22-21 Spring to Spring Trail Ribbon Cutting

TV with words Ribbon cutting for the newest segment of the spring to spring trail saturday May 22 10:30 a.m. and the backdrop is a paved trail surrounded by trees program guide for the Gemini Springs Trail ribbon cutting ceremony sitting on top of green River to Sea TPO plastic band aid kits









Jason Aufdenberg with his bicycle and Bob Storke smiling for the cameraBob Storke, Stephan Harris and Pamela Blankenship standing behind the River to Sea TPO booth with Stephan holding a piece of the red, white and blue ribbon from the ribbon cutting of the trail








County Chair Brower, Amy Munizzi and Council Member Barbara Girtman smiling for the camera10 people in a line with Barbara Girtman cutting the ribbon for the new trail







05-20-21 Gobblers Lodge Trail Ribbon Cutting

Six people important to the trail's opening posing for the camera at the start fo the trail

Pat Norther standing with four other people cutting the ribbon for the trail opening








Six people who helped make the trail happen posing for the camera the sign for the Coast to Coast trail that depicts a map of the loop. The Gobblers Lodge Trail is in the background








a water bottle with the River to Sea TPO 2019 Bicycle Suitability Map attached to a bicycleMaggie Ardito and Patricia Northey smiling for the camera








05-15-21 Rick Zimmer Memorial Golf Tournament

Four men including Walter Lacey on the far right (from the River to Sea TPO) posing on the golf course

River to Sea TPO golf hole sponsorship sign


04-07-21 Flagler County Sheriff Bicycle Light Set Distribution Partnership

Sheriff Staly with Pamela Blankenship holding bicycle light sets




02-18-21 DeBary-Deltona-Orange City Rotary Presentation

Pamela Blankenship standing at a podium giving a presentation Pam Blankenship and the President of the Rotary CLub standing in front of the Rotary sign








12-16-20 River to Sea TPO Annual Open House
TPO Staff and Christy Gillis from DCF holding donated toys






Mugs with candy canes and thank you notes






Colleen Nicoulin and Dave Castagnacci talking while being socially distanced







12-11-20 Outstanding Planning Study Award for TPO Connected and Automated Vehicles Readiness Study and Technology Transition Plan
Colleen Nicoulin holding an award in front of a Christmas tree



08-27-20 Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon Event at Mainland High School

Cyclist approaching a Red pedestrian flashing beacon Pedestrian crossing the street at a pedestrian hybrid beacon





07-2020 Volusia & Flagler County Sheriffs’ Office Bicycle/Pedestrian Light Distribution

Sheriff Chitwood and Pamela Blankenship holding bicycle lights



Sheriff Staly and Pamela Blankenship holding bicycle lights




02-19-20 TPO Presentation to the Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce

Colleen Nicoulin posing in front of the Chamber of Commerce Sign



Chamber of Commerce members of the audience sitting in chairs






02-11-20 Transportation Disadvantaged Day in Tallahassee

Stephan Harris, Edie Biro, Judy Craig and Elizabeth Fetterhoff posing



Votran Busses on Display at the Capitol




03-02-19 Daytona Lions Community Health Fair Helmet Fitting
Julie Adamson Fitting a child's helmet
Julie Adamson fitting an adult's helmet while two people stand behind him
Colleen Nicoulin fits a helmet of a young boy

03-01-19 Turnbull Bay Bridge Ribbon Cutting
Five people stand by the Michael Eader Turnbull Bay Bridge Sign on the new Bridge
Seven people, including commissioners and council members stand next to the Turnbull Bay Bridge Sign on the Bridge
The Michael Eader Turnbull Bay Bridge Plaque that is displayed on the Bridge

02-27-19 Not So Noisy Bike Week – DSC & BCU
Aarti Sharma fits a helmet on a college girl at the Not So Noisy Bike Event at Daytona State College
A male college student jumps rope while two people turn the rope
Aarti Sharma measures the head of a female college student for a bicycle helmet
Aarti Sharma fits a woman for a red bicycle helmet by adjusting its chin straps

Jason Aufdenberg waves at the camera while two males on each side of him smile as they stand under a tent and around a table.
Julie Adamson fits a young college-age girls for a red bicycle helmet at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Julie Adamson is bending down to fit a young college girl with a blue bicycle helmet while nine students walk by around her

02-25-19 Annual TPO Retreat
a picture of the room showing the round tables and chairs around them with some people seated and some standing for the TPO's annual retreat
a photo of the program for the TPO's Annual Retreat stating it is about the relationship between Transportation and the Local Economy
Lois Bollenback talking with two gentlemen
Rob Gilliland and a blond woman smiling for the camera

01-10-19 TRAC Training
Four people (3 men and one woman) looking at pink Styrofoam bricks in the TPO Conference Room
Adam Burghdoff pushing a homemade boat made of a pink styrofoam brick with a paper sail and a wood dowel down a metal track
Three male teachers looking at a long metal track that is facing downward
two women and one man showing off an egg contraption that they made designed to help an egg not break when it is dropped from height. this contraption has a dixie cup in the middle and dowels protruding from multiple angles outward.
A group of 14 people in a line outside a building smiling for the camera

12-08-18 Light Up Midtown Health Fair Helmet Fitting
Stephan Harris fitting a young girl with a red helmet while adjusting the chin straps
Stephan Harris and Chris Daun with a santa hat on his head posing in front of the red tent
The River to Sea TPO display table - a blue tablecloth with the TPO logo on it and multiple giveaway items on it such as med kits, DVDs, stickers and annual reports and pens

11-13-18 GIS Day
TPO display table with the med kits set up in the shape of the word "TPO" the table also holds two maps in the background

A young woman looking at the TPO table A large group of high school students congregating Aarti Sharma speaking with a young woman at the TPO table

11-03-18 Halifax Art Festival Helmet Fitting

11-01-18 Palm Coast Presentation and Helmet Fitting

10-27-18 White Cane Awareness Day

10-27-18 New Smyrna Beach Farmer’s Market

10-12-18 Walk to School Day – Indian River Elementary and Campbell Middle

10-6-18 Port Orange Family Days

07-21-18 Tour de Palm Coast Helmet Fitting


06-02-18 Trails Day – DeBary Hall

05-05-18 Oak Hill Community Festival

03-23-18 TPO Annual Retreat on Transportation Technology

02-19 through 02-21 and 02-23-18 Not So Noisy Bike Week

12-09-17 Light Up Midtown Health Fair Helmet Fitting

 11-18-17 SUN Trail Dale Ave Ext. Ribbon Cutting