Tag: Winter Park

Bike to school at Brookshire Elementary

Parents and children of Brookshire Elementary are noticing a big perk as they return to school this week – a safer stretch of roadway to make it to class. The Orlando and Winter Park area got its first cycle track this summer. A cycle track, or protected bike lane, – […]

Slimming down Denning Drive

Denning Drive in Winter Park is going on a diet. This month, the Winter Park Community Redevelopment Agency approved $500,000 in funding for a project to turn the four-lane Denning Drive, between Webster and Fairbanks avenues, into a road with two lanes. The OK from city officials is a big […]

Pedestrian crashes are up 15 percent so far this year

Did you know, that of all the days of the week, Sundays are the days you are least likely to get into a car accident? The Community Traffic Safety Team – made up of representatives from Orlando Police Department, Orange County Sheriff’s Office, Orange County Transportation Planning, FDOT, city of […]

Count on MetroPlan Orlando

Guess how many people walk through the intersection of Park Ave. & Morse Blvd. from 4-6pm on a weekday?About 400!  That’s a whopping number of people taking a stroll through the heart of Winter Park.  A number that is difficult to calculate, without a set of eyes and ears on […]