A community coalition to promote bicycle & pedestrian safety in Gainesville and Alachua County, Florida.

Monthly Archives: January, 2008

Florida Promotes “Step Up Florida”

It is time to start thinking about the Recreation Trails Program funding cycle that opens March 17 and closes March 31, 2008. Please mark your calendar to attend the workshop at Wakulla Springs State Park on January 29, 2008. Alex Weiss administer the program and her workshop covers the entire application process.
Additional funding [...]

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings – Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) Meetings
DATE: Tuesday, January 8, 2008
TIME:-6:00 PM – Freiker Bicycle Encouragement Program Subcommittee Meeting
-7:00 PM – Regular BPAB Meeting
-Alachua County Admin. Bldg (Grace Knight Conference Rm – 2nd Fl)

Florida Office of Greenways and Trails Acquisitions

The Department of Environmental Protections’ Office of Greenways and Trails Land Acquisition Program is a component of Florida Forever. Florida Forever provides $300 million annually through 2010 to protect and improve environmental lands, water resources and urban greenspace. The Greenways and Trails Land Acquisition Program receives 1.5 percent ($4.5 million) of the Florida Forever annual [...]

Recreation Trails Grant Funding Applications Accepted March 17, 2008

The Recreational Trails Program (RTP) is a federally funded competitive grant program that provides financial assistance to agencies of city, county, state or federal governments, and organizations, approved by the State, or state and federally recognized Indian tribal governments, for the development of recreational trails, trailheads and trailside facilities.
For more information on Florida’s Recreational Trails [...]