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Local groups promote inclusion, pedestrian safety for visually impaired

  Crossing the street in the most dangerous region for pedestrians can be a bit scary.  Now close your eyes and imagine you are blind and need to cross the street.  This Friday, Central Floridians are invited to put on a blindfold and experience firsthand how challenging it feels to […]

People On Bikes

WE WANT YOU! Ride Leader/Ride Marshal Program Training

Ride leaders are the heart and soul of community, club and major charity rides. They inspire and motivate others and get them excited about bicycling! Central Florida bicycling clubs and organizations need experienced riders to share their love of cycling with others by becoming ride leaders and ride marshals. To […]

News To Use

Teamwork was the central message as Best Foot Forward launched in Seminole County

“We use the word ‘coalition’ here today, because we have an army of people working on this problem from all angles.” (Gary Huttmann, CEO, MetroPlan Orlando) “If you look around this room, you’ll find a group of passionate, dedicated people.” (Sheriff Dennis Lemma, Seminole County) “Our staff has been eagerly […]

People On Foot

Operation BFF: A Tale of Two (kinds of) Crosswalks

Last week Orlando Police Department (OPD) officers and Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) deputies hit the streets for Operation Best Foot Forward. Their goal: to raise drivers’ awareness about Florida law, which requires drivers to yield or stop for pedestrians in marked crosswalks. How Operation BFF works: Before an operation, […]

Community Events / Featured

BWCF helps prepare thousands of Central Florida kids for Back-to-School

Happy First Day Of School Central Florida! Hopefully, it’s been a fun summer full of bike riding, late summer evening walks, picnics and more. This morning moms and dads all over Central Florida kissed their kiddos goodbye and sent them off with a backpack full of fresh, new supplies. Here […]