WBT participates in Play Street.

WBT participates in Play Street.

Walk Bike Tampa joined the Macfarlane Neighborhood Association and Crime Watch and the City of Tampa on Nov. 14 for the city’s first ever Unlock the Block event. Four blocks of city street were open to kids to walk, bike, play, dance, and celebrate their...
Walk Audit reveals sidewalk gaps

Walk Audit reveals sidewalk gaps

More than 25 people gathered on Nov. 1 for a Walk Audit of the streets generally bounded by MacDill Avenue, Bayshore Boulevard and Academy of the Holy Names. The group found dozens of issues that make these streets unfriendly to pedestrians and bicyclists. Among the...
Local group pushes for open street programs in Tampa

Local group pushes for open street programs in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. — With Florida reopening and more people getting out, there’s a local push for something called “open streets” across Tampa Bay. You may be asking, what is an open street? It’s exactly what it sounds like. Shut the street down to cars, and open it up for...