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150 Citations & Warnings Given for Drivers Failing to Yield

Operation Best Foot Forward was out in full force the first week of February. If you missed the news, Orlando Police Department (OPD) and Orange County Sherriff’s Office (OCSO) conducted the sixth round of crosswalk enforcement since August 2012. The operation yielded over 150 citations and warnings to drivers failing […]

Three Orange County Students Winners in Statewide Pedestrian Safety Poster Contest
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Three Orange County Students Winners in Statewide Pedestrian Safety Poster Contest

ORLANDO, Fla—(March 5, 2014)—Three young students will be honored for their commitment to pedestrian safety as part of UM-WalkSafe’s annual statewide poster contest at the March 11, 2014, Orange County school board meeting. Nine elementary schools participated in this year’s poster contest and Lake George Elementary third grader, Kaitlyn Sheehan, […]

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Fact Sheet: Best Foot Forward for Pedestrian Safety

FACT SHEET FURTHER INFORMATION: Amanda Day (407) 716-8221 [email protected] Fact Sheet Best Foot Forward For Pedestrian Safety   Orlando is the most dangerous city for pedestrians in the nation, according to Transportation America   Four Florida metropolitan areas were ranked as the most dangerous places to walk. Metro Orlando Tampa-St. […]

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Counting Peds & Cyclists

MetroPlan Orlando recruited volunteers for the first ever bicycle and pedestrian count in Central Florida.  Planning students, cycling enthusiasts, and pedestrian safety advocates monitored key locations, including future SunRail stations and areas that have proved hazardous for peds and cyclists.   The results shall contribute to a nation wide effort to […]

Steps for Student Safety
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Steps for Student Safety

BWCF’s pedestrian safety initiative, Best Foot Forward, celebrated their yearly stand against pedestrian injuries with International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 9. Check out some of the schools that participated below or watch a brief video recap of this year’s celebrations. This year over 40 OCPS schools participated […]