Walk to School Day made headlines from coast to coast. Here are just a few news stories that illustrate the importance of Walk to School Day as a catalyst for Safe Routes to School activities.
Rockenbaugh Elementary in Southlake, TX (right)
Los Angeles Times
Walk to School Wednesday Highlights Traffic Rules — Austin, Texas
Walk to School Day Promotes Physical Activity — Jackson Citizen Patriot, Michigan
Cheaper by the Foot... Ann Arbor, Michigan
International Walk to School Day in Vienna, Virginia (morning show video)
Walk to School Day Gets Neighbors Together — Portsmouth, New Hampshire
The National Center for Safe Routes to School announces Bike to School Day registration is now open. Schools, parents and community members can now register an event at www.walkbiketoschool.org.
The fifth Safe Routes to School National Conference will be held in Columbus, Ohio. The event, hosted by MORPC, will take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown.
New reports reflect the value of safer infrastructure, safety awareness and education for schools nationwide, and the importance of SRTS programming in active travel.
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