Post Tagged with: "osceola county"

Community Events / Safe Routes to School

Michigan Avenue Elementary Students Enjoy Bike Safety Day

Students at Michigan Avenue Elementary School learned what it takes to be safe while riding their bikes to school and had a lot of fun doing it. “How many of you are drivers?” the Purple Bike Lady asked students. They quickly learned that they all are since they ride bicycles […]

People On Foot

Media Release: Operation BFF in Osceola April 2019

Law enforcement from three agencies will fan out across Kissimmee and Osceola County this week, for a crosswalk crackdown. Dubbed Operation Best Foot Forward, officers and deputies will be enforcing Florida’s driver yield laws at five crosswalks. See our media release below, as well as a list of the crosswalks […]

Featured / News To Use

Driver hits, kills 13-year-old Riding Her Bike to School

Families in Kissimmee and Poinciana are mourning today, after a mini- van driver hit and killed a 13-year-old Kissimmee girl on her way to school last week. Polk County deputies said Mariana Perez Borroto was riding her bicycle to Lake Marion Creek Middle School just before 8 a.m. on April […]

People On Bikes / People On Foot / Trails

Trail lovers – a new segment of the Shingle Creek Regional Trail is now open

If you’re ready to enjoy the cooler weather, you’re in luck. Arrow Ridge, the newest segment of the popular Shingle Creek Regional Trail, is officially open. The 1,800-foot section includes a bike rack, two pavilions and two tables in addition to its’ beautiful recreational path for runners, cyclists and pedestrians. […]

News To Use

Osceola County recognized as a champion for healthier communities

The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) recognized Osceola County as one of 46 communities in Florida to receive the Healthy Community Champion Award, a program that highlights efforts to improve the built environment– places where people live, work and play. A town, village, city or county is eligible for this […]