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FDOT Honors BWCF, BFF with First-Ever Award of Its Kind

“It takes special people and organizations to dedicate the time and energy to go above and beyond in any area. We especially appreciate that your time and energy is dedicated to saving the lives of people who walk and bike in Florida.” Those were just a few words spoken about […]

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BWCF board member Lisa Portelli to bike 2,176 miles in 19 days

We all enjoy a nice little bike ride. You wouldn’t be looking at this website otherwise, right? Bike/Walk Central Florida board member Lisa Portelli is taking the notion of a Sunday outing to the park or around the block to a whole different level. Long an avid cyclist, Portelli and […]

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League of American Bicyclists recognizes Winter Park as a Bicycle Friendly Community

Another Central Florida city is now a BFC –  a Bicycle Friendly Community. The League of American Bicyclists awarded the City of Winter Park the Bronze Level BFC designation in early November.  Winter Park now shares this honor with three other Central Florida communities – the City of Orlando, South Lake County and The […]

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Hundreds of students across Orange County participate in International Walk to School Day

More than 450+ OCPS students participated in this year’s International Walk to School Day (IWTSD) on Oct. 7. The annual international celebration encourages students to walk to school to raise awareness of both pedestrian safety and the health benefits of walking. Parents and teachers weren’t the only people that tagged […]

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Winter Park Health Foundation: Safer Ways Back to School

Winter Park Health Foundation Posted on Aug. 13, 2015 in Places, WPHF News Cady Way, the street which fronts Brookshire Elementary school in Winter Park, was outfitted with a cycle track in time for the start of the 2015-16 school year.  The new cycle track, a special bike lane featuring a physical barrier (such as a […]