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News To Use Orlando Sentinel: Better bike paths win out in Winter Park

Orlando Sentinel: Better bike paths win out in Winter Park

Orlando Sentinel By Beth Kassab Politicians in Central Florida say they are tired of this region being labeled the worst in the country for pedestrians and cyclists. And maybe — just maybe — they are starting to prove it. For too long, walkers and bikers who want to share roads […]

Community Events Orlando Sentinel:  Off-road cycling club hopes to share the fun

Orlando Sentinel: Off-road cycling club hopes to share the fun

Think there’s no mountain biking here amongst the pancake landscape of Central Florida? The Orlando chapter of the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association would like to show you otherwise. Granted, you won’t find Colorado-ish climbs or Utah-esque canyons, but there are other varieties of off-road thrills. This Saturday, the 2-year-old club […]

People On Foot Why walk? America Walks answers the question

Why walk? America Walks answers the question

Why Walk? Well to best answer that question, America Walks hosted a webinar on June 18 by the same name with speakers Jonathon Stalls, founder of Walk2Connect and Jim Stone, biologist and executive director of Circulate San Diego. But to answer that question, it may be best to first start […]

People On Bikes New Ultrasound Technology Used to Enforce 3-ft Law

New Ultrasound Technology Used to Enforce 3-ft Law

The Chattanooga Police Department is making strides for bicyclist safety. A new box attached to their bikes is using ultrasound technology to enforce a law that was previously difficult to call out – the 3-ft law that requires vehicles to give bicyclists 3-ft of space when passing. This new technology can […]

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Walkability is pushing businesses downtown
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Walkability is pushing businesses downtown

There’s a trend happening – more businesses are moving to downtowns across the country. Smart Growth America recently released a report titled Core Values: Why American Companies are Moving Downtown that discusses why these businesses are moving downtown. One huge factor? Walkability. Businesses are moving to downtowns that are walkable. […]

FDOT brings buffered bike lanes to Florida roads
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FDOT brings buffered bike lanes to Florida roads

Big news, Florida bikers: new bike lanes are getting wider. FDOT has changed its buffered bike lane standards from 5 feet to 7 feet. That’s 24 extra inches for you and your bicycle to be protected from fast-moving traffic. This means that the white painted line that normally separates humans on […]

Real estate developers, USDOT Secretary Foxx to discuss walkable neighborhoods
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Real estate developers, USDOT Secretary Foxx to discuss walkable neighborhoods

Walkable neighborhoods are stronger when a variety of different people can afford to live there. What a better way to make this happen than to gather real estate developers from across the country to talk about how they can help. The collective discussion will happen as part of the 2015 […]

National Bike to School Day – All the links to the media coverage
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National Bike to School Day – All the links to the media coverage

National Bike to School Day May 6, 2015 Hundreds of students participated in the day’s activities 30+ schools participated Dommerich Elementary and Maitland Middle School Maitland Mayor McDonald walked with students and parents, accompanied by the Maitland Police Healthy Central Florida handed out water bottles and healthy snacks to students who […]

Biking to Work with Mayor Dyer
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Biking to Work with Mayor Dyer

Biking to work is much more fun when you’re with Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. But first, you have to take a selfie before your face turns into a river of sweat with the temps rising faster than a space rocket. This year Bike to Work had the added benefit of […]