Post Tagged with: "pedestrian safety"

Is education making a difference in changing driver & walking behavior?
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Is education making a difference in changing driver & walking behavior?

When it comes to making our streets safer for people walking, a lot of factors come into play. While most collisions occur outside of a crosswalk, it’s worth noting that drivers fail to yield to people walking in crosswalks as well – it happened twice in this short interview with […]

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 […]

Changes coming to Curry Ford Road
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Changes coming to Curry Ford Road

Will a road diet of Curry Ford Road make it safer for those biking and walking? That’s what the City of Orlando is trying to find out. As part of Smart Growth America’s Safe Streets Academy, the City has chosen the Curry Ford Road corridor (from S. Bumby Avenue to […]

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 […]

Springing forward – stay alert for those biking and walking
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Springing forward – stay alert for those biking and walking

It’s that time again – we are springing forward for Daylight Saving Time. On Sunday, March 11, remember to set your clocks an hour ahead and plan for that hour lost. More importantly, be alert for more vulnerable road users out and about in those dawn hours. With the time […]