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Newsletter / People On Bikes

Bike to school at Brookshire Elementary

Parents and children of Brookshire Elementary are noticing a big perk as they return to school this week – a safer stretch of roadway to make it to class. The Orlando and Winter Park area got its first cycle track this summer. A cycle track, or protected bike lane, – […]

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Central Florida American Society for Public Administration honors BWCF with Public Service Excellence Award

Big thanks to the Central Florida Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) for honoring Bike Walk Central Florida (BWCF) with their Public Service Excellence award! The award highlights public organizations that excel in promoting the role, ethics, and ideas of public administration. BWCF was recognized for our […]

Community Events

Promoting bicycle safety at Mayor Buddy Dyer’s Neighborhood and Community Summit

There are recreational cyclists in Orlando who would ride more if there were safer ways to do so. That’s the message BWCF heard from residents at Mayor Buddy Dyer’s 10th Annual Neighborhood and Community Summit. Many of the people who dropped by the BWCF table said they stopped cycling because […]

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Pedaling to Eco-Tourism Success: A Summit on Cycling and Trails – Don’t Miss It!

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to learn about how trails and cycling can help your community! CLERMONT – The public is invited to the “Pedaling to Eco-Tourism Success: A Summit on Cycling and Trails,” to be held from 8:30 a.m. – noon on Friday, March 27 at the Clermont City Center, 620 W. […]

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WKMG Local 6: Proposed law aims to change how cars pass bicyclists

Bike/Walk Central Florida Board member Lisa Portelli and BWCF Executive Director Amanda Day are getting the word out about proposed laws to protect bicyclists. The two were featured in WKMG Local 6’s story about House Bill 231 – a bill that revises the rights and safety of vulnerable users, provides […]