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  • Coalition Members at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa
  • USDOT Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People and Safer Streets
  • Alert Today Florida at the Dolphin Cycling Challenge
  • Every Life Counts, be aware of pedestrians and bicycles on the road!
  • The Alert Today Florida team distributing safety information and prizes at the University of South Florida, Tampa
  • Alert Today Florida team during the Tampa Bay Lightning Game
  • April Is Distracted Driver Awareness Month
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Florida Public Opinion Survey for Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety


HEADLINES
USDOT Secretary Foxx launched the Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets on February 12, 2015, calling on elected officials across the country to take significant action to improve safety for bicyclists and pedestrians of all ages and abilities over the next year.
On Apr. 29 & 30, 2015, the Coalition held its quarterly meeting on the campus of USF in Tampa, hosted by the Center for Urban Transportation Research
The First Coast Kids Triathlon was run on May 2 & 3 at Everbank Field in beautiful, downtown Jacksonville and became the first triathlon ever to finish inside an NFL stadium.
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Cyclovia Temple Terrace



The City of Temple Terrace took back almost a mile of 56th street between Whiteway Dr. and Busch Blvd. on May 17 with its Cyclovia. Cyclovia aims to promote safe and healthy active living in the area as part of the movement that is converting busy roads into fun and walkable zones. Check out some pictures from last year’s Tampa Bay Cyclovia and others like it around Florida here.

Check out some pictures from last year’s Tampa Bay Cyclovia and others like it around Florida here.


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2015 Florida School Crossing Guard Summit

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May 7, 2015 was the first ever Florida School Crossing Guard Summit. Crossing guard program coordinators, trainers, guards, law enforcement, and school traffic safety program leaders from around the state gathered at the FDOT Turnpike Headquarters at the Turkey Lake Service Plaza in Ocoee for a day learning and networking.

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Webinar: Mayor's Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets from America Walks

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On May 22, 2015 America Walks held the webinar, “Mayors’ Challenge for Safer People, Safer Streets.” This webinar is part of the “Take Action at the Local Level” webinar series that calls upon individuals to build community and institutional support for walkable design.

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Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Focused Initiative

In November 2011, the Secretary of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) charged District One Secretary Billy Hattaway with the task of championing Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Focused Initiative. Secretary Hattaway quickly formed a team and began working towards the goal of increasing awareness and decreasing fatalities of bicyclists and pedestrians in Florida.

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Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Strategic Safety Plan

The purpose of Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Strategic Safety Plan (PBSSP) is to focus funding and resources on the areas that have the greatest opportunity to reduce pedestrian and bicycle fatalities, injuries, and crashes. The PBSSP is designed to provide a comprehensive strategy to address pedestrian and bicycle safety issues by identifying goals, objectives, strategies, tasks, and performance measures for key program areas including:
  • Data, Analysis, and Evaluation
  • Driver Education and Licensing
  • Highway and Traffic Engineering
  • Law Enforcement and Emergency Services
  • Communication Program
  • Outreach Program
  • Legislation, Regulation, and Policy

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Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Coalition

Many agencies, organizations, and groups have responsibilities and interests in pedestrian and bicycle safety issues. Florida’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Coalition was formed to prioritize and implement the strategies identified in the PBSSP. This diverse group represents many agencies and organizations that have a vested interest in pedestrian and bicycle safety in Florida.

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Alert Today Alive Tomorrow

As part of the FDOT Initiative, the “Alert Today Alive Tomorrow” campaign is being presented via TV, radio, social media, transit advertising, local education, and enforcement activities. The message that “Safety Doesn’t Happen by Accident” is a reminder for all roadway users to pay attention and follow the rules of the road.

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