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Cyclists, You Can Help MetroPlan Orlando Find Ways to Improve Biking in Our Region

10/7/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando partners with Strava.com to get information on cycling in our area. Strava is a free application that helps cyclists track trips with GPS…

Public to Comment on All Aboard Florida Draft Environmental Impact Statement

9/26/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
The Federal Railroad Administration is accepting public comments on the All Aboard Florida Draft Environmental Impact Statement. The report provides analysis…

FDOT and I-4 Mobility Partners Complete Financial Closing on I-4 Ultimate Project

9/10/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
FDOT has completed a commercial and financial close on the $2.3 billion I-4 Ultimate reconstruction. The project blazes trails in public-private partnership…

Submit Applications for Open Volunteer Positions on TDLCB by Sept. 30

8/26/2014 | Filed Under: Committee News
The Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board has two open positions for those interested in transportation needs of the physically challenged and…

We Need Your Help to Make Accurate Area Bicycle & Pedestrian Counts

8/15/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando needs volunteers in early September to count pedestrians and bicyclists around the area. Volunteers get T-shirts, water bottles and other…

Changes in Medical Transportation Policies Affects Medicaid Recipients in the Region

Changes began Aug. 1 in how some Central Florida Medicaid recipients get transportation. Some trips previously arranged on ACCESS LYNX are now handled by…

Study Measures Attitudes About Quality of Life and Transportation in Central Florida

7/14/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
A new study looks at Central Floridians' values, priorities and views of the future. The project measures attitudes on a range of topics, focusing heavily on…

Tracking the Trends Report Demonstrates How Regional Transportation Has Changed

7/11/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
MetroPlan Orlando's annual report on trends in the region's transportation is available online.  Tracking the Trends: A Transportation System Indicator…

MetroPlan Orlando Board Approves Year 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan

6/13/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News, Press Releases
The MetroPlan Orlando Board has approved a Long Range Transportation Plan stressing safety, multi-modal transportation  and a conservative fiscal…

The Safety of Pedestrians Continues to be Critical Concern for Central Florida

5/20/2014 | Filed Under: Transportation News
A new report citing dangerous conditions for pedestrians in Central Florida underscores the importance of pedestrian safety efforts across the region.