Transportation and Transit
The Transportation and Transit Department, led by Executive Director Tawny H. Olore, P.E., was created in December 2016 to streamline transportation efforts that previously were divided amongst three different departments. The Department’s mission is to implement the goals and objectives of the County Manager and the Board of County Commissioners; and to enhance the quality of life in Osceola County by effectively managing the transportation system by efficiently budgeting, planning and constructing countywide infrastructure, while providing exceptional customer service in a professional and progressive manner.
Transportation & Transit Director
Ms. Olore is the Department’s inaugural Executive Director, overseeing a staff of more than four dozen employees and numerous consultants who assist her with keeping Osceola County on the move. Prior to joining Osceola County in 2017, Ms. Olore served as the Program Manager for the Florida Department of Transportation’s Rail Transit program in District Five, including managing all aspects of SunRail, from the commuter rail project’s inception to full operation. Ms. Olore also has extensive management experience assessing impacts associated with various transportation and environmental projects. Ms. Olore received her bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Maine and her Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from West Virginia University. She is a registered Professional Engineer in Florida.
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