Post Tagged with: "close the gaps"

News To Use

Orange County Works Quickly to Reconstruct Cady Way Trail Bridge

Users of the Cady Way Trail have faced an unwelcome detour this summer. In late May,  the wooden bridge between Forsyth Road and Palmetto Avenue was severely damaged by fire, forcing Orange County to temporarily close that section of the trail. Orange County Parks and Recreation realized the importance of […]

City of Orlando Approves Funding for Two More Trail Segments
People On Bikes

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 […]

People On Foot

Bike/Walk “America” Road Trip Adventures

By Emily Hanna, AICP, CPM Executive Director, Bike/Walk Central Florida What an interesting time for travel! My boyfriend Charlie and I are taking our 19-foot long RV from Florida to California, then up the west coast to Seattle. From Seattle we are headed to Yellowstone and Glacier National Park, and […]

People On Bikes

Orlando Quietly Opens Southern Section of Shingle Creek Regional Trail

Plans for more regional sections underway- A gem in our regional trail system is gaining even more luster. The Shingle Creek Regional Trail (SCRT) is coming together segment-by-segment, as the City of Orlando’s southernmost section opened in late March. It seamlessly connects to Orange County’s section and one could say […]

News To Use

Connecting Downtown: Bicycle Beltway Plans Come to Life

Exciting news: just in time for Florida Bike Month, the City of Orlando’s Bicycle Beltway project moved one step closer toward building a completely connected, bicycle-friendly downtown.  The City shared updates on the Downtown Gap Study at its final project visioning team public meeting and took feedback on the preliminary […]