I spotted this sign in Audubon Park. The sign from WalkYourCity.org points out how far of a walk Leu Gardens is from that point. The signs are part of a movement to get more people walking in cities. You can head...
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...
Photo from SunRail Photographer Mike Wacht. A sneak peak at what the inside of the SunRail Trains will look like. This shot was taken inside of the upperdeck on one of the trains waiting at the SunRail Vehicle Storage and Maintenance...
Sample sound barriers courtesy of FDOT As part of the new Ultimate I-4 project (Website | Facebook) the Florida Department of Transportation plans to build sound walls up and down I-4 in  some residential areas including College Park. At a meeting last night...
The City of Orlando is considering two proposals for a bike share program in Orlando. The city put out a request for proposal asking for companies bid to startup and manage the bike share program. The program will include 200 bikes...
The twelve downtown LYMMO shelters are undergoing some up upgrades. The shelters are part of the free bus service provided by LYNX in the downtown area. The shelters will receive technology upgrades over the next couple of months. The upgrades...
Lynx is working over the next couple of months to add a new LYMMO route in downtown Orlando. The new East-West route will be the second route for the free downtown bus service. The East-West route runs between Westmoreland Dr....
UrbanThink Foundation (Website) hosted Lynx CEO John Lewis at their quarterly Urban Thought breakfast series. The session was hosted by Developer and UrbanThink Foundation Co-Chair Craig Ustler. As part of the conversation Lewis and Ustler discussed the expansion of LYMMO, the...
A reader wrote in asking us: I heard something on TV last night about them starting to ticket pedestrians for jaywalking near SunRail stations. Is that really happening? It turns out she heard correctly but it's not the case. Amanda Day...
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...
The College Park Partnership design committee installed a new bike corral in Albert Park on Vassar St just of Edgewater Drive . We've been watching them work on the bike rack that was built by College Park Partnership member and...
The first SunRail locomotives arrived this week. SuRail will be up and running by May. Photo courtesy SunRail.
Construction is underway on the Central Station development located in Downtown Orlando. The development is at 400 N Orange Ave between Amelia St and Livingston St. It will connect the Lynx and new SunRail station to Orange Ave . The $200 million transit-oriented...
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...
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,...
Orlando's Carshare program launches tomorrow with 12 Hertz 24/7 vehicles stationed in Downtown Orlando The  first phase of the program launches with six locations. Each location will have two vehicles for rental. Rates will start at $8 an hour and vary...
As part of the State of the Downtown Address and the Carshare ribbon cutting, FDOT is bringing out a SunRail locomotive and two passenger cab cars. The train will be at Church Street Station in downtown Orlando from 11 a.m. to 2...
The Carshare program is being operated by Hertz 24/7. Like most Carshare programs you will need to register ahead of time to be able to rent the cars. There is no cost to join the the Central Florida carshare...
Mayor Buddy Dyer at the State of the Downtown Address yesterday announced what the new LYMMO route names will be. The route names for the three free downtown bus lines will be: Orange (Orange)- Lynx to City Hall route (current downtown...
We've been telling you about the new East/West Lymmo route that is being added downtown. The new Grapefruit (Red) Line runs  between Westmoreland Dr. and Summerlin Ave. The buses will head east on Central Blvd and west on Church and South Streets Most...
The Florida Department of Transportation is asking from community feedback on some alternatives for Orange Ave in the Downtown South Area. The portion of Orange Ave that is being looked at is the two-mile stretch between Anderson St and Pineloch...
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...
UPDATE January 6, 2014: It looks like 9 of the 10 cars are now available. The Florida Hospital cars are still not showing on the map. @furmanda tweeted us: @bungalower Have you heard if Hertz247 is scaling back carshare program already?...
The Thornton Park District will work with local businesses and the city to transform fourteen parking spaces on Central Blvd tomorrow into gather spaces for residents. This is the second time the City is creating the One Less Car, One...