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Make some moves during FDOT’s Mobility Week
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Make some moves during FDOT’s Mobility Week

What moves YOU? That’s the question driving Central Florida’s second annual Mobility Week campaign that runs from October 28 through November 3. Spearheaded by The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Mobility Week provides the perfect opportunity to promote and explore ways to reduce car-use, test new technologies or showcase how […]

Colonial Pedestrian Overpass is on the rise
Newsletter / People On Bikes / People On Foot

Colonial Pedestrian Overpass is on the rise

Have you ever had trouble walking or bicycling across Colonial Dr. near downtown Orlando? Get ready to literally rise above the chaotic traffic with a safer route. The City of Orlando’s Colonial Pedestrian Overpass is beginning to take shape and will eventually connect trails in an effort to get bikers and […]

Getting to school in downtown Orlando is getting easier
News To Use / Newsletter / Safe Routes to School

Getting to school in downtown Orlando is getting easier

Big improvements are coming to Downtown Orlando. First, Orange County Public Schools is opening one of its brand new schools in downtown, named OCPS Academic Center for Excellence (OCPS ACE). The new preschool through eight grade school is particularly remarkable. Not only does it serve students on one campus but […]

First-ever Bike 5 Cities ride is talk of the town
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First-ever Bike 5 Cities ride is talk of the town

The inaugural Bike 5 Cities ride was a hit with media around town! Check out some of the great coverage below. Community ride helps residents ‘take off the training wheels’ to practice safe biking Orlando Sentinel Caitlin Doornbos May 6, 2017 The shiny, silver streamers on 8-year-old Isla Santos’ hot […]

Former Orange County Commissioner Scott Boyd and FDOT Manager Brenda Young join BWCF Board of Directors
People On Foot

Former Orange County Commissioner Scott Boyd and FDOT Manager Brenda Young join BWCF Board of Directors

We are pleased to announce that former Orange County Commissioner Scott Boyd and FDOT Passenger Operations Manager Brenda Young have joined the Bike/Walk Central Florida board of directors. Joining ten other regional board members, Boyd and Young will bring a new perspective and a wealth of knowledge on various transportation […]