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Operation Best Foot Forward — Stats Say It All
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Operation Best Foot Forward — Stats Say It All

Did you catch Operation Best Foot Forward in the news last week? Orlando Police Department and Orange County Sheriff’s Office enforced the state crosswalk law punishing offenders to the tune of a $164 fine.  That’s what it costs drivers if they fail to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, […]

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School’s Back in Session. Crossing Guards Needed.

Do you want to be more active in the safety of your community? The City of Orlando is looking for you!  Join the Crossing Guard team where you will be the first line of defense in protecting our little walkers and bikers on their way to school.  Think about the […]

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Operation Best Foot Forward Results: 161 Citations & 98 Warnings

School is out. And, this means more than 100,000 Orange County students are on summer break – playing outside, biking through neighborhoods or just having fun. In June, Orange County Sherriff’s Office (OCSO) and Orlando Police Department (OPD) focused their  efforts on ped safety, reminding drivers they must yield to a pedestrian in a […]

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Meet the New OPD Police Chief

This past month Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer visited city neighborhoods to introduce Orlando’s new Police Chief John Mina. Best Foot Forward met up with the Mayor and Chief at the Loch Haven Park event, along with Vicky Steely from Audubon Park’s Neighborhood Watch.  A big turn out from residents, local businesses […]

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School is Out & Enforcement Ramps Up with $164 Tickets for Crosswalk Violations

  *MEDIA TIP* School is Out & Enforcement Ramps Up with $164 Tickets for Crosswalk Violations What:    School is out and summer is here.  No better time to remind drivers to expect to see more pedestrians, especially with the 184,000 Orange County students on summer break starting this week. The […]