Media Coverage

City of Kissimmee looks to boost mobility on Central Ave.

Date Posted: October 27th, 2017
Source: "City of Kissimmee looks to boost mobility on Central Ave." Bike/Walk Central Florida, August 29, 2018.

"Have you ever been walking on a road and realized that you should probably be on a sidewalk? Was there a lane for bicycles? Did the bus stop have seating or shade available? Where was the closest pedestrian crossing? We can all think of a road..." Click for article

Traffic Inbox: Dangerous stretch of Central Avenue in Kissimmee

Date Posted: October 27th, 2017
Source: Harper, Ryan. "Traffic Inbox: Dangerous stretch of Central Avenue in Kissimmee" News 13. Charter Communications Operating, LLC., October 16, 2017.

"In this week's Traffic Inbox, we are talking about a portion of Central Avenue in Kissimmee, specifically between Columbia Street and Donegan Avenue. One of the area's residents, Carol, wrote to us this week regarding the area. She said..." Click for article

City of Kissimmee - Three Minute Rewind (August 2017 Episode)

Date Posted: August 22nd, 2017
Source: City of Kissimmee. "Three Minute Rewind - August 2017 Episode" Vimeo, August 19, 2017.

"This is a study along Central Avenue consisting of about 1.7 miles. It is based upon Complete Streets design which is geared towards making the street safe for everybody including bicycles, pedestrians, and transit. We want to move freight. We want to make sure that..." Click for video


FDOT grant helping Kissimmee fix Central Ave.

Date Posted: August 2nd, 2017
Source: Jackson, Ken. "FDOT grant helping Kissimmee fix Central Ave." Osceola News-Gazette. Lakeway Publishers, Inc., July 30, 2017.

"Here's a synopsis of Kissimmee's Central Avenue, from Neptune Road to Donegan Avenue: Traffic circle; hospital traffic; congested 192 intersection; school zone; narrow two-lane road lacking sidewalks; another dangerous intersection. The city knows it's a..." Click for article


Kissimmee studying improvements for Central Ave.

Date Posted: August 2nd, 2017
Source: Bechara, Stephanie. "Kissimmee studying improvements for Central Ave." News 13. Charter Communications Operating, LLC., July 31, 2017.
VIDEO: Healthy Central Avenue featured on News 13
"Kissimmee wants to create a Medical Arts District between two of its hospitals. To help make it happen, they're enhancing a major road in the area. Sam Locklear's shoes were soaked from his walk home Monday. He says Central Avenue needs..." Click for article