Month: March 2018

Making Denning Drive a complete street

Travel down Denning Drive in Winter Park and you will notice orange cones, planted trees, newly painted crosswalks and a 10-foot wide trail as construction progresses on the east side from Mead Botanical Garden to Webster as a result of the Denning Drive Multi-Use Trail Project. This trail will connect […]

We’re buzzing about Orange County’s latest moves in trails

Orange County is making headway in trails and connectivity.  Mayor Teresa Jacobs, Commissioners Victoria Siplin and Bryan Nelson and Orange County parks and recreation staff and volunteers were some of the many trails supporters on hand to witness recent progress on the Pine Hills Trail and Shingle Creek Trail.  On October 18, […]

Osceola County is putting its best foot forward

Osceola County, City of Kissimmee, City of St. Cloud, their respective law enforcement agencies, MetroPlan Orlando, LYNX, Osceola County School District, Florida Health Department and local safety advocates have joined forces to launch the Best Foot Forward for pedestrian safety program. Last fall, community leaders kicked off the program with […]

Orlando commits to “Vision Zero”

Kudos to City of Orlando! They’ve officially joined the Vision Zero movement by adopting a resolution committing to the goal of eliminating traffic deaths and serious injuries by 2040. This comes at the heels of the upward trend of the number of local drivers running over local people crossing the […]