Keeping People Safe in Highlander Park

Among the challenges that the city staff and residents faced when reviewing the south access into Highlander Park was the blending of vehicular traffic such as Golf Carts and eBikes on a trail and sidewalk intended for pedestrians.  Other issues included reports of noise with the passing carts, and the potential risk of children or…

Delay

“Are we ever going to see the changes including the crossing of Skinner at Bass”? We receive this question via our web site at least 3 times per week. Questions like this are never a bother.  This type of community participation and communication is what Dunedin Goes Carting is all about. Keep them coming! It’s…

Intersection Clarification

The feedback we receive through our web site communication is extremely valuable, our golf cart community always benefits when residents participate. One item has been on the top of the list for a few weeks now, and it remains among the most messaged topic second only to the potential legal crossing of 580. It is…

LSVs – The Full Monty

Since Q2 – 2018 Dunedin Goes Carting residents have been partnering with and advising the city staff and commission on the challenges that residents report, the navigational issues, and resident recommendations for improvement and attention. Jerry Dabcowski, our city’s traffic consultant, convinced the city staff and commission that he knew of a method to achieve…

Charging Availability Downtown

About two years ago we posted a story to our Social Media page that touched on the available locations for charging electric vehicles and specifically golf carts in downtown Dunedin. This story was later ported over to our new web site but otherwise remained unchanged. Yesterday, a reader reached out and informed us that the…

Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Definitions …oh my!

Acronyms, abbreviations, nicknames, brand names. It’s often difficult to understand or visualize what someone is discussing when you don’t know what the heck they’re referring to. This article aims to clear up some confusion with actual definitions that are outlined by either industry-standardization or by codified regulation.   Everything being discussed in this article is grouped…

Ordinance Modernization Update

For many months now DGC volunteers, city staff members, commissioners, and traffic consultants have been working together to craft the next big steps in improving and expanding the use of NEVs (Neighborhood Electric Vehicles) and street-legal golf carts within the city of Dunedin. You’ve recently seen videos touting the success a team of consultants, city…

UPDATE – Crossing 580

I received calls today from Mayor Julie Bujalski and commissioner Heather Gracey separately. Both leaders were obviously proud and excited to inform Dunedin Goes Carting that a major hurdle had been cleared in the City’s quest for a legal golf cart crossing of 580 / Skinner at Bass Blvd.   If you have been reading…