Halloween Horror Nights (Facebook | Website) is arguably the largest Halloween event in the world and it happens in Orlando every year, bringing hundreds of thousands of visitors to town to scream their heads off during their...
The City of Orlando will consider amending the Traffic and Parking Code and redefine the responsibilities of the Parking Division at the Monday, September 16 City Council Meeting. Chapter 39 of the City...
The College Park Main Street will be co-hosting another iteration of Park Day on Friday, September 20 from 4-10 p.m. Park Day is a national event series where people transform parking spaces into...
Creative Village is edging ever nearer to its due date this month as we collectively give birth to Orlando's new twins; Valencia and UCF Downtown. The first phase of development in Creative Village...
We told you HERE in July 2018 that the City of Orlando was launching a study that would weigh the feasibility of making Orange Avenue and Magnolia Avenue two-way streets in downtown's North Quarter district.
In the wake of a $70,000 facelift just two years ago, the Mills 50 location of Hawkers Asian Street Fare (Facebook | Website) is looking to expand their popular restaurant yet again. The last expansion...
We told you it was coming. The Florida Department of Transportation will be holding a public meeting/open house as part of their new Robinson Street Concept Development Study. The...
The Audubon Park Garden District was targeted by Rollins College planning students for a real-world application of their budding placemaking skills recently in a study of two of the district's alleyways in an effort to identify other...
Demolition has already begun on a group of buildings that front Orange Avenue in order to prepare the site for an expanded parking garage on Advent Health-owned property in Ivanhoe Village. Part of...
Bungalower has been covering SunRail since before the 32-mile commuter rail system launched its first phase in May 2014. Since then, the fledgling transit project has expanded and now serves 16 stations that through...
The College Park Neighborhood Association recently issued a call for participation to help push forward plans with the Florida Department of Transportation to continue a Complete Street initiative for Edgewater Drive. The CPNA is asking for feedback via an Online Public...
The City of Orlando is conducting an analysis of parking in College Park, Ivanhoe Village, and Mills 50 Main Street Districts and they need your help. The analysis will include a survey of existing parking, usage, and restrictions to identify parking...
Orlando City Council is considering increasing parking fines. According to a recent report by FOX 35, the City is facing a large loss in profits from the removal of the public parking lots under the I-4, estimated in the amount...
SPONSORED: Local startup, Carjoy (Website), is revolutionizing auto maintenance, one oil change at a time. Operating on the belief that time is money, and that Orlandoans should be spending their time doing things that they love, Carjoy has launched an on-demand auto...
According to a release out of Creative Village yesterday, funding has come through for their first market-rate apartment building. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey has arranged a $66 million loan for The Allen Morris Company and Ustler Development, Inc, the team behind...
That last slice of Mills Park that was listed for sale this spring, will continue to serve as a parking lot for the near future. A Letter of Determination was filed on September 7  by Forge Capital Partners in the...
Chan's Chinese Cuisine (Website) is an award-winning restaurant that has been open for more than 20 years in the Colonialtown neighborhood. The property is now listed for sale on LoopNet. "After a very successful run, now it is time to...
SPONSORED: The entire second floor of the historic Cameo Building, in the heart of the Mills 50 District, 1013 E. Colonial Drive , is available for lease. The modern 4,000 SF office, above Snap! Space with open floor plan,...
Plans have been submitted by Highwoods Properties, Inc., to renovate the exterior of the Eola Park Centre office building at 200 E. Robinson Street in Downtown Orlando. The subject site is bounded on the north side by East Robinson,...
Michael Owen, the artist behind the Baltimore Love Project (Website), came to Orlando in October 2016 to install a Pulse-inspired mural on the southern face of the local Einstein Bros Bagels, which we covered HERE. The piece was made possible through...
Rollins College has been planning to build a new parking garage at 200 E. New England Avenue but now Winter Park is looking to join the party. The new garage is currently planned as part of an expansion to the...
The City of Orlando is hosting a workshop to discuss a study that is currently underway to analyze the current transportation network in both the Milk and Mills 50 Districts and make them safer for pedestrians, residents, and drivers. The...
Late last week the City of Orlando unveiled a fowl new bike rack at Lake Eola. The City decided to that there was a need to replace some aging hanger racks that had been located on the eastern edge of Lake...
EDIT: To be clear, any quotes in the post below are not our own. They are pulled directly from the Smart Growth America study.    "Orlando’s project faced significant resistance, especially from people who care more about their speed than others’...
The Orlando Ballet (Website) has issued plans to the Municipal Planning Board for approvals to raze their current home at the Loch Haven Community Center and to replace it with a new building. The City of Orlando approved a 50-year...