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Best Foot Forward 2013 Annual Report - Yield for pedestrian safety
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Best Foot Forward’s First Annual Report

Best Foot Forward’s first-ever annual report focuses on the efforts’ origins, goals, and Triple E efforts employed in the areas of enforcement, engineering and education with measured progress. In one year, yield rates have jumped from 12% to 48% in the observed intersections on streets posted at 35 mph and […]

Operation Best Foot Forward: OPD & OCSO Enforce Driver Yield Laws
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Operation Best Foot Forward: OPD & OCSO Enforce Driver Yield Laws

Orange County Sheriff’s Office and Orlando Police Department completed their fourth round of high-visibility enforcement, dubbed Operation Best Foot Forward, on June 17th where drivers were cited $164 for failing to yield to pedestrians in crosswalks.  OPD and OCSO enforced those crosswalks with high pedestrian activity or crosswalks that have […]

12 MPO’s & TPO’s Will Meet In July on Coast-to-Coast Connector
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12 MPO’s & TPO’s Will Meet In July on Coast-to-Coast Connector

A Governor’s veto is not stopping the momentum to closing the gaps on the Coast-to-Coast Connector, linking Canaveral National Seashore to St. Petersburg.  The Central Florida MPO Alliance (CFMPOA) and the West Central Florida MPO Chairs Coordinating Committee (CCC) are meeting in July to discuss, share and coordinate regional priorities, […]

Best Foot Forward Launch
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Best Foot Forward Launch

Best Foot Forward, Community-wide Coalition Formed to Improve Pedestrian Safety in Metro Orlando Metro Orlando ranks number one in the nation for pedestrian deaths and injuries.  On average, a pedestrian is killed every week and two are injured every day.  Best Foot Forward, a community-wide pedestrian safety coalition, is forming […]

Orlando Bicycle Flash Mob
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Orlando Bicycle Flash Mob

Bike/Walk Central Florida would like to thank Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer for being such an advocate for bicycling and walking in “The City Beautiful.” We put together this short video to document the record turnout and growing enthusiasm for the Mayor’s annual Bike to Work day. Thanks, as well, to […]