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Five fun ways to celebrate March as Florida Bike Month
People On Bikes

Five fun ways to celebrate March as Florida Bike Month

Did you know that March is Florida Bike Month? Not to be confused with National Bike Month in May, Floridians can celebrate our favorite commuting and leisure activity for two months this year. Watch our social media throughout the month of March for regular updates on safety tips, fun facts and […]

Why can’t bike maps look like subway maps?
People On Bikes

Why can’t bike maps look like subway maps?

Take a look at the map to the right – not very easy to read, right? This is DC’s Bicycle Map and the many lines and symbols can look like a confusing mess, especially to someone who is new to the bike scene. Michael Graham has a solution tho this problem – […]

Downtown Orlando bike lanes go green
People On Bikes

Downtown Orlando bike lanes go green

Have you seen the leprechaun treatment on some of downtown Orlando’s bike lanes? The green paint is intended to increase the visibility of bicyclists, in a pilot program studying whether the colorful lanes will reduce car/bike traffic crashes. It’s also hoped that drivers won’t park in a lane so obviously marked for people on […]

Should bus lanes be shared with people biking in Orlando?
People On Bikes

Should bus lanes be shared with people biking in Orlando?

Orlando has come a long way in accommodating cycling, adding bike lanes and paths throughout the city and providing public property for a growing bike-share program. Now, an editorial in the Orlando Sentinel is calling for bus-only lanes in downtown to share space with cyclists.  Lynx, which operates buses in […]

Bikes take over Winter Park March 8, 2017
Community Events / People On Bikes

Bikes take over Winter Park March 8, 2017

Save the date – Winter Park’s 3rd Annual Bike to Work Day is happening March 8, 2017. Everyone who lives, works or plays in Winter Park and surrounding communities is invited to join Healthy Central Florida (that’s everyone by the way). (Note – rain date is Mar. 9th) More than […]