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Smart Growth America helping to bring ‘Complete Streets’ to Central Florida
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Smart Growth America helping to bring ‘Complete Streets’ to Central Florida

No one would argue that Metro Orlando roads will magically become safer for walkers and bicyclists. After all, two people are struck and killed each week while walking in Central Florida. Getting the region off the list of having one of the most dangerous road systems in the nation will […]

MEDIA ALERT: Crackdown at the crosswalks happening Wed., March 15
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MEDIA ALERT: Crackdown at the crosswalks happening Wed., March 15

Operation Best Foot Forward: Crackdown at the Crosswalks Orange County Sheriff’s Office to enforce Florida’s driver yield law  at marked crosswalks to improve pedestrian safety. ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) will be cracking down on drivers who fail to yield to a person crossing the street […]

March 2017 biking events for FL Bike Month
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March 2017 biking events for FL Bike Month

March is Florida Bike Month and there is no shortage of ways to enjoy it on two wheels. We’ll be updating this list all month with the latest events and rides happening in Central Florida. Know of a ride or event that is missing? Email the details to Shelby at shelby@bikewalkcentralflorida.org. […]

Five fun ways to celebrate March as Florida Bike Month
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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 […]

BFF partner MetroPlan Orlando launches new website
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BFF partner MetroPlan Orlando launches new website

MetroPlan Orlando is the metropolitan planning organization for Central Florida as well as a member of the Best Foot Forward for Pedestrian Safety coalition (BFF), a program of Bike/Walk Central Florida. Recently, MetroPlan Orlando launched a new website featuring information on transportation planning projects, meeting calendars and resources about local […]