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15th Annual Holiday Bicycle Ride on December 9th
People On Bikes

15th Annual Holiday Bicycle Ride on December 9th

Break out the holiday tinsel and battery-powered lights to decorate and light up your bicycle for the 15th Annual Holiday Bike Ride on Saturday, December 9. Bike/Walk Central Florida is joining our partners at BikeSafe and FDOT’s Alert Today Alive Tomorrow to give away bike helmets and share some bicycle safety tips at […]

Six steps to get your bike helmet to fit correctly
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Six steps to get your bike helmet to fit correctly

Helmets are the single most effective piece of safety equipment for bicycle riders of all ages and required by Florida law for those 16 and under.  But does your child’s helmet fit properly? If it doesn’t, it might not protect them from serious injury. With the start of school, Bike/Walk […]

Is UCF a ‘Bike Friendly University?’ Some students think so
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Is UCF a ‘Bike Friendly University?’ Some students think so

Kudos to a group of UCF students seeking to gain national recognition of their campus as a Bicycle Friendly University (BFU). This move will raise UCF’s profile as a school that supports bike use among students, staff and faculty by providing bike lanes, bike sharing and a bike-repair shop on […]

New trails are in the works
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New trails are in the works

People who enjoy exploring the outdoors on bike or foot will have a few more opportunities for comfortable, more convenient routes with trail expansions and connectivity coming to Central Florida and across the state. Over in Edgewater, The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) joined the City of Edgewater, Volusia County, and […]

Orlando Sentinel: Altamonte Springs looks for ways to ease traffic congestion
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Orlando Sentinel: Altamonte Springs looks for ways to ease traffic congestion

In addition to easing traffic congestion, Altamonte Springs is launching several transportation projects to make it easier for all road users, including pedestrians and cyclists, to get around the area. Some of these projects include adding bicycle lanes to Montgomery Road, a pedestrian tunnel under S.R. 436 to the Altamonte […]