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2015 Share The Road Award honorees announced
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2015 Share The Road Award honorees announced

Bike Florida’s press release for the upcoming Celebration of Cycling’s Share the Road Awards Banquet on November 14, 2015.  Contact Ron Cunningham via phone at 352-262-5798 or email at [email protected] for more information. A mayor who took up the bike-ped safety challenge. A visionary state transportation official who wants to put Florida […]

People On Bikes

Bike injuries on the rise – stay safe with these tips

Riding your bike is an awesome way to get around. It is great for your health, good for the environment, and, most importantly, a ton of fun. With more and more bicyclists out on our streets and trails in Central Florida, bike safety continues to be a critical issue and […]

People On Bikes

The News Leader: Bicycling in Clermont

The topic of cyclists utilizing Clermont’s roadways has been a hot topic in social media lately.  I’ve even chimed in a time or two, inspired by seeing a group of riders using a busy, narrow roadway right next to an empty bike trail.  But my concern was not the inconvenience […]

Community Events / Newsletter / People On Foot

Clermont 4th, 5th graders want sidewalks to school

Fourth- and fifth-graders and families at Clermont’s Pine Ridge Elementary School saw a big problem with the lack of sidewalks for the students living within the two-mile “walk zone” of school. And they presented the solution to policy makers and community stakeholders at the Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization’s “Sidewalk Summit” […]

Community Events

Don’t miss the 3rd Annual Share the Road Celebration of Cycling

Head over to Clermont, Fla. for this three-day event that will not disappoint. On Day 1, The Celebration of Cycling will feature key speakers such as Bike/Walk Central Florida Chair and FDOT District 1 Secretary Billy Hattaway, Presidents of the FL Senate Andy Gardiner, City of Orlando Transportation Planner Ian […]