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Operations Remind Drivers to Stop for Pedestrians While Reports Emphasize Dangers in Region for People Walking

As two major reports in March again named Central Florida the most dangerous region in the nation for pedestrians, Best Foot Forward coalition partners continued working hard to change that trend. Six law enforcement agencies across three counties took part in Operation Best Foot Forward, a high-visibility enforcement operation aimed […]

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Seminole County Calls for Trails Master Plan and Investment

by Will R. Wills Since the start of the pandemic, many folks have been working from home, often facing long hours in front of video calls and emails.  When the working day is done, they are heading outdoors looking for fresh air, exercise, and time to decompress. For many residents […]

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Bike/Walk Central Florida Welcomes Three New Board Members

Bike/Walk Central Florida (BWCF) is proud to announce three additional members are joining the organization’s board of directors. Patrick Panza, an urban planner, GIS specialist, and assistant planning manager for GAI’s Community solutions group; John Paul (JP) Weesner, a landscape architect with a Ph.D. in Cultural Landscapes; and Douglas Henley, the vice president of Owens Realty Services, are welcomed […]

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Beth Perell – Public Affairs Perspectives – Talks Biking & Walking Safety with Emily Hanna

Emily Hanna, Bike/Walk Central Florida’s executive director overseeing the Best Foot Forward for pedestrian safety program, spoke at length with Beth Perrell on her “Public Affairs Perspectives” Show, airing on five COX Radio stations. The two women discussed: The Best Foot Forward for pedestrian safety program; Smart Growth America’s Dangerous […]

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Florida Bicycle Association Names Bike 5 Cities the 2020 Event of The Year

A round of applause goes out to Bike/Walk Central Florida’s (BWCF) Bike 5 Cities event. The Florida Bicycle Association announced the annual bike ride as the 2020 event of the year! “This is a wonderful recognition of the courageous and innovative team who first postponed and then quickly re-engineered the […]