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BFF joins OPD to talk safety for National Night Out
Community Events

BFF joins OPD to talk safety for National Night Out

This week, the BFF team headed to the Orlando Police Department (OPD) for their annual Leader’s Training event. The training, hosted by OPD, is a gathering for neighborhood watch leaders to learn about hosting a National Night Out (NNO) block party in their own neighborhoods. NNO is an annual community-building […]

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

Piece by piece, Florida trails are coming together to bridge the gaps in our trail system and give commuters and recreational cyclists miles of local, regional and statewide paths to comfortably ride on.  The City of Orlando’s long-awaited completion of the Orlando Urban Trail into the downtown core via Gertrude’s Walk […]

$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
People On Bikes / Trails

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 […]

Orlando Sentinel: Altamonte Springs looks for ways to ease traffic congestion
People On Bikes

Orlando Sentinel: Altamonte Springs looks for ways to ease traffic congestion

In addition to easing traffic congestion, Altamonte Springs is launching several transportation projects to make it easier for all road users, including pedestrians and cyclists, to get around the area. Some of these projects include adding bicycle lanes to Montgomery Road, a pedestrian tunnel under S.R. 436 to the Altamonte […]