The Florida Department of Transportation will be temporarily closing the section of 408 that passes over Interstate 4 on Tuesday, April 23. The closure will allow for continued work on the new flyover ramps...
The Florida Department of Transportation will be temporarily closing Orange Blossom Trail where it passes under I-4 during the evenings this week. The nightly closures will allow for the placement of bridge girders...
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...
We told you HERE that the City of Orlando was looking to launch new Rideshare Hubs as part of a more effective way to manage late-night crowds leaving the Downtown corridor. Now City staff is asking City...
The City of Orlando has recently completed an inventory of the trees growing along Edgewater Drive and have come to the decision that a number trees could be unsafe due to the declining health of the tree...
The following copy was taken from an FDOT press release. Eastbound Interstate 4 is scheduled to close nightly from April 11-14 from Gore Street to State Road 408 is scheduled to close from...
The Florida Department of Transportation will be temporarily closing Interstate 4 between Colonial Drive and State Road 408 to facilitate necessary bridge work. I-4 will be closing from midnight to 5 a.m. on...
The Corrine Drive Complete Streets Study has been in play since 2017, focusing on identifying a design for the corridor that better serves the community. Design options were released in July 2018 and narrowed...
The east-bound Interstate exit to Amelia Street will temporarily shift as of the morning of April 3 and will stay that way for one-and-a-half years. The new exit point from I-4 will shift to...
Bike/Walk Central Florida (Website) and Healthy Central Florida (Website) invite local cyclists to join them on May 4 for their third annual, Bike 5 Cities ride, where participants will be guided on a 28-mile route that takes...
The City of Orlando will be increasing the ADA accessibility of four intersections on Edgewater Drive, as part of an ongoing improvement process for Edgewater Drive. The Edgewater intersections to be worked on include Yale Street, Princeton Street, Smith Street, and...
West Colonial Drive will be closed in both directions for two consecutive nights this weekend, beginning Friday, March 15 and ending Sunday, March 17. The closure will take place between Orange Avenue and...
Nightly closures of Lee Road under Interstate 4 will take place from 10 p.m.-4 a.m. February 4-18. The closures are the result of the demolition of a bridge that runs over Lee Road. Westbound I-4 drivers will need to turn left...
The following nightly and continuous closures are to be expected throughout February as I-4 Ultimate construction proceeds. Colonial Drive between Garland Avenue and Orange Avenue: Nightly from 10 p.m.-6 a.m. on February 1-3. Detour Map. Division Avenue at Gore Street:...
The final phase of the ongoing Denning Drive road diet and multi-use trail project will begin on Monday, February 4. The project, which began in October 2017, is slowly cutting the four-lane road down and adding a 10-foot-wide, multi-use trail...
The City of Orlando, in partnership with Commissioners from District 1,2, and 4, will host a Kick-off Meeting and Walking Tour as part of a larger Curry Ford Vision Plan initiative, on Saturday, February 2. Participants will take part on...
The City of Orlando has begun painting dockless parking boxes across Downtown Orlando to encourage riders to leave their bikes in areas that are out of the way of pedestrians and oncoming traffic. Orlando City Hall adopted revisions to the existing...
The Florida Department of Transportation is opening a new overpass over Colonial Drive. Additional testing of the new structure has been completed and it is ready to be opened to traffic with a scheduled opening date of Monday, January 7. The...
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...
Scheduled work on the Colonial Drive Pedestrian Bridge will lead to the closure of the major road at the intersection of Interstate 4 this weekend. Crews will be installing cables and truss on the new bridge between Friday and Sunday causing...
EDIT: This townhall is specifically for District 5 residents. The Florida Department of Transportation will be hosting a week-long virtual public hearing on their Tentative Five-Year Work Program for fiscal years through 2023/24, starting Monday, December 10. The Five-Year Work Program...
The reconstruction of a section of Summerlin Avenue still remains closed due to the recent water main break near the intersection of Concord Street on October 22. Although the water main was repaired the same night, work continues to ensure the soil...
The City of Orlando Historic Preservation Board has released their latest calendar in an ongoing series that celebrates Orlando’s treasured landmarks and National Register properties and sponsored by McCoy Federal Credit Union. Each year’s calendar features photographs by Orlando residents...
More updated plans for the 200-acre Packing District project in west College Park have been filed with the City of Orlando including some added parcels and updated street grid plans. The original Planned Development paperwork refers to the project as the...
As the I-4 Ultimate continues to pave its way through Downtown Orlando, there will be a number of nightly and continuous road closures to come this week. Closures scheduled to take place the week of October 8 include: Garland Avenue...