90.7 WMFE and 89.5 WMFV are Central Florida's primary provider of NPR programming and Classical Music. Part of the community since 1965, providing quality national and local news and programming. We inspire and empower all Central Floridians to discover, grow and engage within and beyond their world.
Support for 90.7 WMFE is provided by
Support for 90.7 News is provided by
Professor Bruce Stephenson. Photo: Matthew Peddie / WMFE
Intersection

Planning for a less car-centric city


As gas prices soar, commuters may be doing some thinking about how they get around and how they could do it cheaper.  Rollins College Environmental studies professor Bruce Stephenson has been researching how cities are made and what makes them good- or bad- places to live– for decades. We talk to him about his book on living car-free in Portland: ‘Portland’s Good Life: Sustainability and Hope in an American City’, and lessons that could be applied to Orlando.  Stephenson says soaring gas prices are a good opportunity to rethink how we get around and how cities are designed. “Planning by nature is based on long term investment, and we’re finally at the point where, obviously, oil is not a …
Read More »



David Perez (l) & Maximilian Harmanoglu. Photo: WMFE
Intersection

Gen Z and the pandemic


Intersection intern Allegra Montesano talked with two Gen-Z Floridians about the last two years of their lives: Maximilian Harmonoglu, a Valencia College graduate who is a part owner of Versus Games in Oviedo, and David Perez, a Florida State University student who lived in Orlando and was a Disney Cast Member last summer. 
Read More »




TOP