Drop a stone into a pond, and you’ll see the ripples in the water. Ticket drivers for failing to yield, and you’ll discover a ripple effect where more drivers are slowing down and stopping for pedestrians within a 2-mile radius of enforced crosswalks.
What helped sustain the ripple effect for monitored crosswalks in Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties is the strong emphasis on education, media coverage and social media outreach.
Below is just a sampling of the Best Foot Forward Program’s impact since 2012.
Crosswalks Monitored & Enforced
Operation BFF Details
Citations & Warnings Written
2019 Average Yield Rates on BFF-monitored crosswalks
Presentations & Events
Earned Media Value
Unique Website Visitors
Estimated Reach From Presentations & Events
Traditional Media Reach