BWCF’s Amanda Day reminds you to STOP on RED with News 13 BWCF’s Amanda Day reminds you to STOP on RED with News 13
Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15 Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15
Biking 3,568 miles in 31 days Biking 3,568 miles in 31 days
BFF joins Commissioner Siplin for her annual Family Wellness Affair BFF joins Commissioner Siplin for her annual Family Wellness Affair
News To Use Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15

Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15

Operation Best Foot Forward part of back-to-school safety reminder for drivers to be vigilant as over 72,000 Osceola County students return to school For media inquiries, contact: Erika Beerbower Ebeerbower@daycommunications.com Cell: 407-758-2727 KISSIMMEE, Fla – (August 15, 2018) Drivers be on notice. Stop for people at crosswalks or risk a […]

Community Events BFF joins Commissioner Siplin for her annual Family Wellness Affair

BFF joins Commissioner Siplin for her annual Family Wellness Affair

This past weekend (July 28), the BFF team joined members of the community at Barnett Park for Commissioner Siplin’s annual Family Wellness Affair. Every year, families from all over the county come and join the festivities in preparation to go back to school. With all of the community support, there […]

People On Foot Orlando Commits to Safety

Orlando Commits to Safety

The City of Orlando is working hard to make the City Beautiful more comfortable for people walking. Late last year, the city committed to Vision Zero: a goal of eliminating traffic deaths and serious injuries by 2040.  With this goal in mind, they are taking steps to boost walkability and […]

People On Bikes Biking 3,568 miles in 31 days

Biking 3,568 miles in 31 days

Bike/Walk Central Florida Board Member, Lisa Portelli, recently embarked on the “trip of a lifetime.” On July 8th, Lisa hopped on her bike and left Everette, Washington to start the 3,568-mile journey across the states. Her experience so far? “A dream come true.” Lisa’s tour guides are focused on following […]

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BWCF’s Amanda Day reminds you to STOP on RED with News 13
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BWCF’s Amanda Day reminds you to STOP on RED with News 13

Although stopping on red is seemingly a “no-brainer,” close to 25% of all traffic accidents are caused by drivers failing to stop at a red light or stop sign. The cause? Distractions such as texting on your cell phone and aggressive driving due to anger and stress. Each  year, the […]

Orlando Commits to Safety
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Orlando Commits to Safety

The City of Orlando is working hard to make the City Beautiful more comfortable for people walking. Late last year, the city committed to Vision Zero: a goal of eliminating traffic deaths and serious injuries by 2040.  With this goal in mind, they are taking steps to boost walkability and […]

Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15
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Media Alert: Crosswalk Crackdown Planned in Kissimmee & Osceola County on Wed. Aug. 15

Operation Best Foot Forward part of back-to-school safety reminder for drivers to be vigilant as over 72,000 Osceola County students return to school For media inquiries, contact: Erika Beerbower Ebeerbower@daycommunications.com Cell: 407-758-2727 KISSIMMEE, Fla – (August 15, 2018) Drivers be on notice. Stop for people at crosswalks or risk a […]

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Launches “Eyes Up, Ears Open” Campaign
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Mayor Teresa Jacobs Launches “Eyes Up, Ears Open” Campaign

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs has safety on her mind as students head back to school following summer break. This comes as no surprise, as Mayor Jacobs has always been passionate about pedestrian safety. Her passion is reflected through Orange County’s partnerships with Walk-Ride-Thrive, MetroPlan Orlando, Best Foot Forward, Bike/Walk […]

It’s National Stop on Red Week
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It’s National Stop on Red Week

August 5-August 11 is this year’s National Stop on Red Week. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is partnering with the National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR), the City of Orlando, Orange County, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO), Maynard Evans High School, the Pine Hills Neighborhood District, Channel 6’s […]