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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. […]

City of Orlando Approves Funding for Two More Trail Segments
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City of Orlando Approves Funding for Two More Trail Segments

The City of Orlando continues filling the gaps in its trail network. At the July 20 City Council meeting, Mayor Buddy Dyer and the Orlando City Council approved funding from a Federal Highway Administration grant that will be used toward two trail segments as part of the Orlando Urban Trail […]

Report Identifies Fatality Risk for People Walking Under the Influence
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Report Identifies Fatality Risk for People Walking Under the Influence

In recent years, there has been a decrease in crashes resulting in fatalities of drivers who had a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) above the legal limit of .08 g/dL. However, the number of pedestrians killed with a BAC above the legal limit has increased. In June 2019, the U.S. Department […]

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Bike 5 Cities Ride: Sat., Oct 3

Bike 5 Cities has been rescheduled from its original May date to Saturday, October 3, 2020. We’ll see you very soon in October, where you’ll enjoy the cooler fall weather with the same great 28-mile, slow roll, comfortable ride stopping at all five cities.  We’ve taken your feedback from last […]

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Health, Habits & Honor: Celebrating Amanda Beal’s Community Influence by Biking

If anyone knows simple life changes can make a monumental impact, it is Amanda Beal. Her biking story begins in 2017, when her doctor told her: “If you want to walk the second part of your life, you need to start biking or swimming for regular exercise.” For Amanda, biking […]