Orange County Conducting UCF/Alafaya Trail Pedestrian Safety Study

UCF-Bike-SafetyOrange County is conducting a Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety Study along segments of Alafaya Trail, University Boulevard and McCulloch Road around the UCF area.  The study area is approximately 4.6 miles. Orange County officials are encouraging attendance at a May 18th public meeting in order to provide citizen input. There will be a work session at the Orange County Board of County Commissioners meeting on May 10th regarding this issue as well.

The purpose of the study is to identify pedestrian and bicycle crossing needs and develop viable safety improvements and enhancements to create opportunities for safe pedestrian/bicycle movement along and across the corridors.  The County is hosting a public meeting to present the study findings and recommendations as well as to engage the public to obtain feedback on viable pedestrian/bicycle safety countermeasures.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 6 p.m. | Presentation at 6:30 p.m.
Union Park Middle School (Cafeteria)
1844 Westfall Drive
Orlando, Florida 32817

There will be a presentation followed by a questions-and-answer forum.  Maps and displays depicting project information will be available for public review and comment.  Project representatives will also be present to discuss the study and answer any questions.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, income, disability or familial status. Persons who require language translation or interpretation services, which are provided at no cost, should contact Ricardo Daye, Orange County Title VI/Nondiscrimination Coordinator, at 407-836-5825 or by email at ricardo.daye@ocfl.net at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.  Persons requiring special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) may request assistance with the County ADA Coordinator, Dianne Arnold, by phone at 407-836-7588 or by email to dianne.arnold@ocfl.net at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.

If you have any questions regarding the project or meeting, please visit the project website or contact: Brian Sanders, Orange County Project Manager, phone at 407-836-8022, or by email at brian.sanders@ocfl.net.

Para información en Español, llame a Esther Fernandez, P.E., Orange County Public Works, Traffic Engineering Division, 4200 S. John Young Parkway, Orlando, FL  32839. Teléfono: 407-836-7763; Correo Electrónico: esther.fernandez@ocfl.net.

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