Design selection by the Public Art Advisory Board was approved by the City Commission last month for a large-scale sculpture that will be installed at the new I-4 Ultimate on-ramp in Winter Park.
A new protected cycle path is in the works for downtown Orlando as part of the long-awaited Orlando Bicycle Beltway project. The 8.5-mile Beltway will take riders throughout downtown Orlando via a connecter...
The Florida Department of Transportation, in partnership with the City of Orlando and Dr. Phillips, Inc., will hold a public hearing regarding planned roadway improvements on segments of Princeton Street and Orange Blossom Trail in the planned...
The $2.3 billion I-4 Ultimate project is officially 260 days behind schedule. A recent report filed by I-4 Mobility Partners with the Florida Department Transportation states that the project, which was scheduled to...
The SoDo District is getting fancy new crosswalks at multiple intersections throughout the district, including the following intersections: Orange Avenue and Grant StreetOrange Avenue and Michigan StreetOrange and Pineloch Avenue The...
The College Park Main Street (Website) will host its annual Holiday on the Drive event on Thursday, December 12, which will result in the closing of Edgewater Drive from noon to 10 p.m. that day.
EDIT: FDOT representatives have asked that we update this post with the following information: "Construction began February 2015. Regretably, there have been 5 worker fatalities. FDOT is demanding the contractor increase safety efforts...
The Florida Department of Transportation has been designing corridor improvements along Orange Avenue from Grant Street to Gore Street, for like, ever. In addition to resurfacing the roadway, a pending project will include...
Michael R. Bloomberg's Bloomberg Philanthropies (Website) has launched a new grant program that will fund the creation of ten street murals in cities around the country next year. And we could get one here in Orlando.
Mills Avenue will be closed in both directions starting Wednesday, November 6 and is expected to remain closed for at least three months. The closure will take place between South Street and Anderson...
The City of Winter Park is seeking an artist and/or architect/designer to submit proposals for artwork along the I-4 corridor. The initiative is part of the I-4 Ultimate Art Endowment Program that we...
An ordinance was filed with the City of Orlando relating a name change for Traylor Boulevard to "Cannery Way." The move would rename the 1.35-acre street on all official maps of the City of...
The Thornton Park Main Street District has been working on installing "artsy" pedestrian walkways for the past few years. Well, the wait is over as the Main Street has finally installed their first...
Westbound I-4 will close between Colonial Drive and State Road 408 tonight, Tuesday, September 17, between the hours of midnight and 5 a.m. The closure will allow work crews to safely pour concrete...
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) wants to let Central Florida residents know that roundabouts are safe and work, or rather that, "Roundabouts are cool, yo." September 16-20 is National Roundabouts Week if you...
I-4 Ultimate construction will lead to the temporary closure of a section of the interstate in downtown Orlando tonight between Gore and South streets. In order to facilitate the necessary maintenance of traffic...
UPDATE: Applications/Submissions for these art projects are not open at this time. We will share that information once it is public. The I-4 Ultimate Art Endowment Program will place public art installations adjacent...
The City of Orlando is shaking in their boots a bit at the moment as we head into a bit of a "traffic-pocalypse" this weekend. Thousands of UCF and Valencia College students will...
The City of Orlando has its city planners create vision plans for its neighborhoods to help control future development. We've shared them before for neighborhoods like Lake Formosa in Ivanhoe Village and the SODO warehouse district, and...
Nearly three weeks of nightly closures are headed to Colonial Drive where it meets with Interstate 4 in Downtown Orlando. I-4 Ultimate crews will be demolishing the old westbound travel lanes to make...
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.
"Any updates as to what, exactly, the City is installing for pedestrian/ vehicle controls at this intersection? They’ve dug holes on all 4 corners, making me think the traffic-signal mast-arm idea is no more." - bob windom
In advance of President Trump's pending visit, scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, the City of Orlando has provided a transportation briefing regarding the potential impact on downtown traffic. The City of Orlando is working with federal, state, and...
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King Street will be closed between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21 to facilitate sewer repairs. The closure affects King Street between Edgewater Drive and Elizabeth Avenue....