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Orange County opens new Pine Hills Trail Shade Station

Orange County Parks & Recreation, the Pine Hills Neighborhood Improvement District and guests officially cut the ribbon on a new shade station on the Pine Hills Trail. Located at the corner of Silver Star Road and Golf Club Parkway, the shade station and surrounding landscaped area will give walkers and […]

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Osceola County recognized as a champion for healthier communities

The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) recognized Osceola County as one of 46 communities in Florida to receive the Healthy Community Champion Award, a program that highlights efforts to improve the built environment– places where people live, work and play. A town, village, city or county is eligible for this […]

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WalkSafe kicks off poster contest for safety

It’s that time of year again – WalkSafe’s Poster Contest is in full swing. This annual contest uses kiddos’ creativity to turn a typically bland subject (yawn, safety) into a work of art that promotes safe biking and walking. Posters were submitted through the students’ school and the deadline for […]

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Cross-county enforcement crackdown: A true success

The first multi-jurisdictional Operation Best Foot Forward (OBFF) took place on November 7. In fact, it was the first OBFF in the Poinciana area. Conducted by the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office, Kissimmee Police Department, St. Cloud Police Department and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, this cross-county effort resulted in over […]

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Little peds take over sidewalks for Walk to School Day

October was the month for little peds. It started during the first week of October with International Walk to School Day and ended on Halloween. More than 50 elementary schools in Orange and Osceola County participated in International Walk to School Day where hundreds of kids laced up their shoes […]