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Operation Best Foot Forward, Nov. 10 & 11, as Daylight Savings Switch Increases Dangers for Pedestrians

Six local law enforcement agencies to conduct two-day crosswalk enforcement operation in Orange and Osceola, and Seminole Counties ORLANDO, Fla. – Deputies with the Orange and Osceola County Sheriff’s Offices will join officers from the Orlando, Kissimmee, St. Cloud, and Casselberry Police Departments to conduct the fourth and final crosswalk […]

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Alert to Drivers: Watch for Students Returning to Schools

On Friday, August 21, more than one-in-three students enrolled in the Orange County Public School system returned to the traditional classroom. That’s more than 75,000 students either biking, walking, or riding in a car or bus. Thousands more returned to school in other Central Florida counties in August as well. […]

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Local Law Enforcement Cracking Down at Crosswalks, as More Drivers Get Back on the Road

On July 21, three local law enforcement agencies spread out across Central Florida for Operation Best Foot Forward – a high-visibility enforcement operation to ticket drivers not obeying Florida law and stopping for pedestrians in crosswalks. Many asked, why do an enforcement operation, now, during COVID-19? The answer is straightforward. […]

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Seeking Field Data Collectors

Current Openings Position: Crosswalk Field Data Collection Location: Orange, Osceola and Seminole County Reports to:  Program Manager for Bike/Walk Central Florida Position: Crosswalk Field Data Collection Enjoy flexibility and variety in your work? Would you like to make extra money?  Bike/Walk Central Florida is looking for Crosswalk Data Collectors to […]

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Florida Making Strides: State Report Cards on Support for Walking, Bicycling, and Active Kids and Communities

How well does Florida do at supporting people walking and biking? According to the Safe Routes to School Partnership (SRTS), pretty well. The partnership recently released its 2020 state report cards. They offer a snapshot across a number of categories. For 2020, Florida scored the fourth highest of all 50 […]