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Trails alert: What’s new in trails?
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Trails alert: What’s new in trails?

Looking for a trail to ride with your family this summer? Piece by piece, Florida trails are coming together to bridge the gaps in comfortable trails and bicycle routes across Central Florida. From Gertrude’s Walk to the Colonial Pedestrian Bridge, the City of Orlando is working to close gaps in […]

$1M+ dedicated to purchasing Shingle Creek Trail land
People On Bikes

$1M+ dedicated to purchasing Shingle Creek Trail land

Trail-lovers received a much-anticipated holiday gift from the State of Florida – over $1 million dollars allocated to purchase land to finish the Shingle Creek Trail. The Shingle Creek Trail will serve as a feeder for the much-anticipated Coast-to-Coast Trail, a 250-mile trail that will stretch from the Canaveral National […]

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 […]

Brett Schaefer, owner of South Lake Bike and Tri in Minneola, shares the road with heavy traffic while crossing U.S. Highway 27 at Washington Street. (Tom Benitez, Orlando Sentinel)
People On Bikes

Goals: More bikes, fewer medical bills

Biking is good not only for your health but also for your wallet – for instance, pedaling to work can save you money on gas and parking fees. But it takes just one injury to undo all of those benefits. This week The Washington Post dropped a truth bomb from a recent […]

Keep up with the Corrine Drive Study
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Keep up with the Corrine Drive Study

Want to stay up to date with the Complete Streets study of Corrine Drive? MetroPlan Orlando, who is leading the study, is making it easy. CorrineDriveStudy.org brings you to a dedicated page to find all the news, and you can even sign up to receive email updates. The timeline on […]