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Articles written by: Bike/Walk Central Florida

News / Project Updates

New Downtown Orlando Quick Build Project Merges Art and Pedestrian Safety

The City of Orlando has committed to innovatively merging infrastructure improvements with an aesthetic appeal to enhance safety within the community. These types of improvements are proven safety projects that not only make it safer to cross the street but make those intersections stand out through the use of art. […]

Discovering St. Cloud: Bikes and Bites Family Event
Best Foot Forward / Community Events / News To Use / Social Ride

Discovering St. Cloud: Bikes and Bites Family Event

On October 29, 2023, the Best Foot Forward for Pedestrian Safety team was invited by the city of St. Cloud to participate in their Bikes and Bites family bike event. The event involved riders visiting local downtown restaurants, with officials and police officers from the St. Cloud Police department leading […]

New Infrastructure / People On Foot

A New Type of Traffic Signal Comes to Seminole County

Following nearly two years of construction along the US 17-92 corridor from the 417 on-ramp to Lake Mary Boulevard in Sanford, the first Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon (PHB) concept in Seminole County is now a reality! This stretch of road witnesses a high traffic volume, with approximately 35,000 vehicles navigating through […]

BIKE 5 / Community Events / News To Use

BIKE 5 2023: Pedaling Towards Progress and Discovering Central Florida

On October 14, 2023, over 350 cyclists took to the streets of Central Florida for the 7th annual BIKE 5 event.

Design / Engineering / Featured / News / News To Use / Studies / Trails

Apopka’s New Trail Network: A Giant Step Towards a More Walkable and Bikeable City¬†

Apopka, Florida, plans to become a friendlier city to all who bike, walk, or roll with the unanimous approval from the Apopka City Council of a new proposed trail network. The network will connect downtown Apopka to essential destinations like healthcare services, grocery stores, parks, and restaurants, making it easier […]