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...
The City of Winter Park and Duke Energy will host a public information meeting on Wednesday, October 10 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Winter Park Community Center to discuss the undergrounding of power lines along Fairbanks Avenue. Construction is expected...
Downtown Orlando has two public restrooms and they're both located at Lake Eola Park. The result of the poor access to public restrooms means when the bars let out at the end of the night, those heavy drinkers have...
West Colonial Drive will be closed between Orange Avenue and Garland Avenue during three consecutive weekends this month to accommodate the pouring of concrete for the new pedestrian bridge. During the closures, concrete trucks will be on0site to pour and...
SunPass is finally ready to reimburse their customers who suffered from unexpected overdraft fees following the recent 170 million transaction backlog hullabaloo that occurred following a disastrous system upgrade. While a system was being upgraded by a third party, the...
A video, recorded by Orlando resident Hogan Birney, is making the rounds on social media of a local UPS truck driving on a bike path alongside Bumby Avenue in Audubon Park. This isn't an isolated case, as anyone in the...
Orlandoan, Mike DiMauro, launched a petition on Change.org to have SunPass to waive fees for customers caught in a mess created as a result of a technological snafu. The aforementioned snafu comes as a result of a failed upgrade to the...
The City of Orlando hosted a media event on Tuesday, July 24, as an official follow-up to the embattled Curry Ford Road Saftey Demonstration project which was hosted by Smart Growth America in April of this year. The monthlong experiment transformed...
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,...
MetroPlan Orlando, the metropolitan planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties, has been carrying out a study to potentially reshape the Corrine Drive corridor from U.S. 17/92 to Bennett Road, in Audubon Park as part of a new...
"What should we as a community know to ensure smart planning and development for now and into the future? How do we meet our growing needs while keeping Florida beautiful?" - League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters...
Last week the City of Orlando held a public workshop to share proposed improvements for the Orlando Main Streets Bicycle and Pedestrian Study in the Milk and Mills 50 districts. We first wrote about the study HERE this past December. The study area...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...