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Don’t miss the Curry Ford Bike and Pedestrian Safety Fair happening 4/14
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Don’t miss the Curry Ford Bike and Pedestrian Safety Fair happening 4/14

Looking for a fun, family-friendly way to spend a Saturday? Join us at the Curry Ford Family Dollar Shopping Center, 2850 Curry Ford Road, on Saturday, April 14, 2018, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm for a bicycle and pedestrian safety fair. This family-friendly community event, hosted by the City of Orlando and Orange […]

Video: Orange County looking to improve pedestrian safety in Pine Hills
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Video: Orange County looking to improve pedestrian safety in Pine Hills

Spectrum News 13’s Jerry Hume covers the recent pedestrian fatalities in Pine Hills and how Orange County leaders are working to find a solution with a pedestrian safety study focused solely around the Pine Hills area. You can get more information on the Pine Hills Study on the Orange County […]

News 13's Ryan Harper, OCSO deputy, BFF's Amanda Day, Commissioner Bryan Nelson, BFF data collector Tony Calabro, City of Kissimmee planner and BFFer Randy Schrader
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Commissioner Nelson puts his best foot forward at Pine Hills Road Operation BFF

Media turn out to report on Operation Best Foot Forward and why drivers must yield to people walking – – As Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) and Orlando Police Department (OPD) were out enforcing Florida’s driver yield law during February’s Operation Best Foot Forward, local media were telling thousands more […]

*Media Alert* OPD and OSCO Hit the Roads in Crosswalk Crackdown on February 7
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*Media Alert* OPD and OSCO Hit the Roads in Crosswalk Crackdown on February 7

OPD and OSCO Hit the Roads in Crosswalk Crackdown Feb. 7 Operation BFF urges drivers to yield for people in crosswalks WHAT: Operation Best Foot Forward is a high-visibility, dual-enforcement action to remind drivers about Florida’s driver yield law. Undercover, plain-clothed officers cross the street at marked crosswalks, giving motorists […]

Federal Highway rescinds approval of RRFB
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Federal Highway rescinds approval of RRFB

On December 21, 2017, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) rescinded its interim approval of new installations of the Rapid Rectangular Flashing Beacon (RRFB) due to issued and pending patents by the inventor of the RRFB, Stop Experts.  Since FHWA issued the memo, agencies and pedestrian safety advocates have considered the […]