Transportation

Beep's autonomous vehicle parked with its doors open

Autonomous Shuttles on the Road in Orange County

On Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, the region’s first autonomous shuttles were on the road in Lake Nona. Orlando’s fastest-growing community has two fully...

Eight local and international leaders holding rubber mallets pretending to hammer down some stakes in front of a decorative piece of track. Below the track read the words "Virgin Trains USA Orlando Groundbreaking. On Track to Red Hot Orlando."

Virgin Trains USA Breaks Ground on Central Florida Expansion

Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, broke ground on Monday, June 24, 2019, for the nation’s largest privately funded infrastructure project to expand its...

Mayor Demings stands on stage. The words State of the County are in the background.

Mayor Demings Delivers 2019 State of the County to Great Turnout at Orange County Convention Center

On May 16, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings welcomed nearly 1,500 citizens and community leaders to the 2019 State of the County address...

Mayor Demings, Commissioner Gomez Cordero, and two leaders are standing inside an autonomous bus made by Beep.

Lake Nona Brings First Autonomous Shuttles to Orange County this Spring

Beep, a new Florida-based company that provides autonomous mobility solutions, announced an exclusive dealer arrangement for the state of Florida, with NAVYA,...

People holding signs that say 'always stop on red'

Orange County Partners with FDOT to Urge Drivers to “Stop on Red”

When Bradenton, Fla. resident Melissa Wandall was nine months pregnant in 2003, her husband was tragically killed by another motorist who was distracted and...

Mayor jacobs and community leaders tolling bells in celebration

SunRail’s Southern Expansion Officially Opens in Orange and Osceola Counties

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined community leaders and representatives from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Federal...

People inside a Sunrail train waving at the camera from their seats

SunRail Open House Connects Community in South Orange County

Dozens of Orange County residents celebrated SunRail’s opening of Phase 2 at the new Meadow Woods station on...

Ribbon cutting for Pine Hills trail

Orange County Celebrates Pine Hills Trail Ribbon Cutting in District 6

Mayor Teresa Jacobs, District 6 Commissioner Victoria P. Siplin and District 2 Commissioner Bryan Nelson joined Orange County Parks and Recreation to host the...

Ribbon cutting for I-4 Grand National Drive Overpass

Orange County Celebrates Opening of I-4 Grand National Drive Overpass with Transportation Partners

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and community leaders joined the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for the ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the I-4 Ultimate’s opening...