News

May 30, 2019

Clean Air Commute Blog: The Not-So-Accidental LYNX Rider

Air Quality & Environment

The clean air commute blog, stories about getting to work

About half of MetroPlan Orlando staff members get to work some way other than driving alone – at least one day a week. As we close out the month of May — recognized as Clean Air Month, a time to examine how habits affect the environment – some of our staffers are sharing stories from…

Read More

May 29, 2019

Clean Air Commute Blog: Up & Down the Tracks with SunRail

Air Quality & Environment

The clean air commute blog, stories about getting to work

About half of MetroPlan Orlando staff members get to work some way other than driving alone – at least one day a week. As we close out the month of May — recognized as Clean Air Month, a time to examine how habits affect the environment – some of our staffers are sharing stories from…

Read More

May 28, 2019

Clean Air Commute Blog: A Downtown Resident’s Many Options

Air Quality & Environment

The clean air commute blog, stories about getting to work

About half of MetroPlan Orlando staff members get to work some way other than driving alone – at least one day a week. As we close out the month of May — recognized as Clean Air Month, a time to examine how habits affect the environment – some of our staffers are sharing stories from…

Read More

May 24, 2019

Clean Air Commute Blog: The Super Commuter & Teleworker

Air Quality & Environment

The clean air commute blog, stories about getting to work

About half of MetroPlan Orlando staff members get to work some way other than driving alone – at least one day a week.  As we close out the month of May —  recognized as Clean Air Month, a time to examine how habits affect the environment – some of our staffers are sharing stories from…

Read More

May 23, 2019

Commute Stories Show Many Ways to Use Transportation Options

Air Quality & Environment

In the MetroPlan Orlando office, we constantly discuss regional transportation and how Central Florida can improve its choices. Also, like every other office, we are a collection of individuals who must get to work every day and blend our commutes with our personal responsibilities. Our 2018 Report to the Community highlighted that 53% of our…

Read More

May 10, 2017

Seminole County Public Schools Wins 2017 Clean Air Award

Air Quality & Environment

We presented the 2017 Clean Air Award to Seminole County Public Schools Transportation Services this week. The district is systematically converting diesel buses to propane and realizing a carbon energy savings of 6.4 million pounds. Seminole County Commissioner Bob Dallari, who chairs the MetroPlan Orlando Board presented the trophy at a Seminole school board meeting…

Read More

February 16, 2017

Calling all Clean Air Champions: Nominations Open for 2017 Award

Air Quality & Environment

Please consider nominating an organization that contributes to better air quality in Central Florida for the 2017 Clean Air Award. Each year in May, a business or organization receives the Clean Air Award from MetroPlan Orlando and the Central Florida Clean Air Team. Judging is based on innovation and uniqueness, direct or indirect effort to…

Read More

July 15, 2016

Wekiva Island, UCF, Casselberry Recognized with Clean Air Awards

Air Quality & Environment

The 2016 Clean Air Award competition is spotlighting success stories in air quality throughout the region during May – Clean Air Month. The Central Florida Clean Air Team will present three awards to regional organizations in various types of air quality activities. Wekiva Island, an environmentally friendly education and recreation venue, is the top award…

Read More

June 8, 2015

OCPS, UCF, Busch and Company Recognized with Clean Air Awards

Air Quality & Environment

The 2015 Clean Air Award competition spotlighted success stories in air quality throughout the region during May – Clean Air Month. The Central Florida Clean Air Team presented three awards to regional organizations in various types of air quality activities. Orange County Public Schools repeated as the top award winner, while UCF and a private…

Read More

February 11, 2015

Central Florida Clean Air Team Seeks Entries for the 2015 Clean Air Award

Air Quality & Environment

Nominate an organization you think contributes to better air quality for the 2015 Clean Air Award. Each year in May, a business or organization receives the Clean Air Award to coincide with Clean Air Month.  Judging is based on innovation and uniqueness, direct or indirect effort to reduce emissions, providing a model for others to…

Read More

Sign Up for MetroPlan Orlando News

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.