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Honoring the Tenure of Visionary Leadership

As 2023 came to a close, Bike/Walk Central Florida bid farewell to distinguished legacy board members, Lisa Portelli and Rick Geller, as they concluded their terms. This departure marks a pivotal moment of transition as the responsibilities of leadership are handed over to the next generation.. The contributions of Rick […]

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New Year, New Leadership: Meet Bike/Walk Central Florida’s 2024 Board Officers

Bike/Walk Central Florida ushered in the new year by appointing a new slate of officers to its Board of Directors. At the organization’s annual board meeting on December 5, 2023, the Board of Directors undertook a formal selection process to fill key leadership positions, bidding farewell to the outgoing Chair […]

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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 […]

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City of Orlando Publishes Quick Build Guide to Accelerate Better Walking and Biking Conditions 

The City of Orlando is taking a transformative approach to bicycling and pedestrian infrastructure with quick-build projects. Quick-builds are flexible, low-cost projects that promise to deliver transportation safety enhancements at an accelerated pace. The interventions, also known as “tactical urbanism,” demonstrate that simple traffic changes help communities show the positive […]

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Grassroot Groups Help the Movement Forward 

Bike/Walk Central Florida’s mission is to educate and advocate to make communities more walkable, bikeable, and rollable. Having hyper-localized groups advocating for their own neighborhoods’ unique mobility challenges helps express the urgency and need for the adoption of policies, programs, and infrastructure that are fair and accessible for all people […]