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Bike Walk Central Florida Inc

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Causes: Disaster Aid, Safety Education

Mission: To improve pedestrian and bicycle

Programs: Conducted best foot forward (bff) crosswalk safety program in the city of orlando and orange county. Bff partnered with the orlando police department and the orange county sheriff's office to organize 510 high- visibility enforcement operations, handing out more than 250 warnings and 150 citations to drivers. Since bff launched in 2012, a combination of enforcement, low-cost engineering improvements and education has increased driver yield rates from 12% to 45% on roads 35 mph and lower and from 1. 2% to 25% on roads 40 mph and higher.

expeanded best foot forward program into osceola county, city of kissimmee and city of st. Cloud, with a coalition of support from the cities, county, local enforcement agencies, public schools, health departments, transit agencies and transportation planning agency. Organized the first bike 5 cities ride with the purpose of bringing greater attention to improving bicyclist safety in orlando, winter park, maitland, casselberry and eatonville. More than 300 local residents rode in the inaugural 5

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