Engineering’s important role in designing safer streets Engineering’s important role in designing safer streets
City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA
On foot, at risk: PED deaths up 46%, according to report On foot, at risk: PED deaths up 46%, according to report
Bike 5 Cities, with support from sponsors, rolls through second year Bike 5 Cities, with support from sponsors, rolls through second year
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Engineering’s important role in designing safer streets

What we are facing…… The number of pedestrians killed on U.S. roadways is at a 25-year high.  In Florida, pedestrian deaths rose 40% between 2009 and 2016. Implementing comprehensive changes that comprise the 3 E’s of Engineering, Education and Enforcement of the law will be pivotal in decreasing pedestrian fatalities and […]

Community Events OCPS students grab life by the handlebars on Bike to School Day

OCPS students grab life by the handlebars on Bike to School Day

Students across Orange County showed that bicycling and walking to school is cool on National Bike to School Day, Wednesday, May 9.  Best Foot Forward (BFF) coalition partners Healthy Central Florida, Orange County’s Walk-Ride-Thrive and Sheriff’s Office, City of Maitland officials and Orlando Health participated with Orange County Public School […]

People On Foot City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA

City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA

When it comes to people walking, the City of Kissimmee is putting its best foot forward – literally. Through education, engineering and enforcement (the “Triple E” approach), they are working to create safer streets with the Best Foot Forward program. Here’s a great PSA, produced by the City of Kissimmee’s […]

People On Bikes Bike 5 Cities, with support from sponsors, rolls through second year

Bike 5 Cities, with support from sponsors, rolls through second year

Bicycling enthusiasts and many beginners to the sport rolled out of Mead Botanical Garden Saturday morning for Bike/Walk Central Florida’s second annual Bike 5 Cities ride, presented by FDOT’s Alert Today Alive Tomorrow. The ride was envisioned to show people where they can comfortably ride through the heart of five […]

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Engineering’s important role in designing safer streets
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Engineering’s important role in designing safer streets

What we are facing…… The number of pedestrians killed on U.S. roadways is at a 25-year high.  In Florida, pedestrian deaths rose 40% between 2009 and 2016. Implementing comprehensive changes that comprise the 3 E’s of Engineering, Education and Enforcement of the law will be pivotal in decreasing pedestrian fatalities and […]

City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA
People On Foot

City of Kissimmee educates drivers with new BFF PSA

When it comes to people walking, the City of Kissimmee is putting its best foot forward – literally. Through education, engineering and enforcement (the “Triple E” approach), they are working to create safer streets with the Best Foot Forward program. Here’s a great PSA, produced by the City of Kissimmee’s […]

Dommerich students winning at safety, sweep statewide poster contest
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Dommerich students winning at safety, sweep statewide poster contest

This year, not only did the three winners of the WalkSafe Statewide Poster Contest come from Orange County, they also came from one school: Dommerich Elementary. Safe to say that they’re doing something right when it comes to talking about safe biking and walking. “Dommerich — they just do a […]

From racetrack to bike trail: Scott Lagasse talks bike Safety in the age of motorists
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From racetrack to bike trail: Scott Lagasse talks bike Safety in the age of motorists

NASCAR Driver and FDOT Alert Today Florida Bike Safety Advocate Scott Lagasse shows no fear racing at 200 miles per hour around a track with 40 other cars. After all, he is protected by 3,400 lbs. of metal. But as he straps on a bike helmet and starts rolling on […]

OCPS students grab life by the handlebars on Bike to School Day
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OCPS students grab life by the handlebars on Bike to School Day

Students across Orange County showed that bicycling and walking to school is cool on National Bike to School Day, Wednesday, May 9.  Best Foot Forward (BFF) coalition partners Healthy Central Florida, Orange County’s Walk-Ride-Thrive and Sheriff’s Office, City of Maitland officials and Orlando Health participated with Orange County Public School […]