Starting the week the Florida Department of Transportation will be running SunRail at their full schedule just without passengers. According to a press release from FDOT The testing will continue for several weeks, so that SunRail engineers and conductors are prepared...
The City of Orlando is studying what segments to include in a potential bike trail network within the City. The City received a grant from FDOT to conduct a trail network evaluation. The goals of the study are to: Promote bicycling as...
Lynx is studying transit alternatives for State Road 50 from the Lake County line all the way to 434. The study looks at how to move people along this east/west corridor which includes the new Creative Village area and Robinson...
Here's a look at the top projects we are looking forward to in 2014. We've broken them down into four categories; transportation, buildings, venues, districts. Take a look and let us know in the comments which one you are...
Shopping local can be fun and to help you out friends of Bungalower Pam Evans and Roger Amundsen put together a local shopping guide that include local Orlando business. We're working to include most of those businesses in our Bungalower...
Relief may be on the way for those who enjoy a mimosa or bloody mary with brunch or just like to get started early (we're not judging). The City of Orlando is considering allowing alcohol sales at restaurant, bars and...
We've been covering Orlando City Soccer's move to become an MLS team. The team owners along with MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced that the Lions will be MLS' latest expansion team making them the 21st MLS team. The announcement took place...
As the holiday season gets underway (yes it's already here) we wanted to share with you some great local events happening this month and next. You can click here to checkout our full Bungalower Holiday Events Calendar. Friday — Happy Holidays...
The Orlando City Lions will play their next season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. While Orlando City Soccer will be building a new stadium it won't be ready in time for this season. Last season they played...
Guest Column by Phil Rawlins, president and part-owner of Orlando City Soccer Club. Bungalower readers, Last week’s unanimous (7-0) vote by the City of Orlando Commissioners in favor of providing funding for a downtown, multipurpose soccer stadium is one of the...
We've been hearing all sorts of things about SunRail's schedule. While the schedule on the website makes it pretty clear that there isn't any weekend service we are constantly hearing from people who it will run on the weekend,...
The City of Orlando notified the two companies who bid to set up and manage a bike share program in the city that CycleHop (Website), who recently purchased Orlando based SunCycles, ranked the highest. The City will now work to...
The first SunRail locomotives arrived this week. SuRail will be up and running by May. Photo courtesy SunRail.
As part of their proposal to the City of Orlando to operate a bike share program, CycleHop proposed 30 locations for their bike share hubs. CycleHop, in partnership with SunCylces, was one of two companies to respond to a request...
Starting today you can use Bungalower to help you find a new home to buy or rent. We've added real estate listings to our website. To checkout our real estate section you can go to realestate.bungalower.com or click on Real...
Metro Orlando came out as one of the highest areas for homes that are deeply underwater. A report out this morning from RealtyTrac shows that in the four county Central Florida area 43% of homes are deeply underwater. These are homes where...
The Times-Shamrock Company has announced that is is selling multiple dailies and alternative weeklies which includes the Orlando Weekly. The various alternative weeklies owned by the company are reporting that the company is selling all five of it's alternative weeklies. The...
We got an email from a Bungalower asking us: I've started seeing neighborhood signs for some of the neighborhoods in Orlando. They are great way to know what neighborhood you are in. Is every neighborhood getting one? We reached out...
The Florida Department of Transportation announced today that Hertz 24/7 was selected to bring a Carsharing Program to the Orlando. The program will allow residents to rent cars by the hour from various locations. The program is expected to start...