Safe Routes to School in the News

LaHood, State DOTs Participate in International Walk to School Day
AASHTO Journal — 10/08/2010

Walking the Walk
Columbus Dispatch, OH — 10/7/2010

Walking to School Promotes Awareness
Charlotte Observer, NC — 10/7/2010

Students Make Strides on Walk to School Day
Nevada Appeal — 10/7/2010

District Schools Celebrate International Walk to School Day 2010
DC.gov — 10/06/2010

NJDOT Highlights International "Walk to School Day" Statewide
State of New Jersey Department of Transportation - 10/06/2010

Walk to School Day Kicks Off a Tripling of San Francisco's Safe Routes to School Program
www.sfbike.org, CA — 10/06/2010

Nation Marks Walk to School Day
The Washington Post, — 10/6/2010

More Than 170 Illinois Schools Participate in Walk and Roll Day
Chicago Tribune, IL — 10/6/2010

Students Put their Best Feet Forward
Modesto Bee, CA — 10/6/2010

Get Kids Fit, Walk to School
Good Morning America, 10/6/2010

Doyle Gives $6 million for School Pedestrian Safety
The Badger Herald, WI — 10/06/2010

Jennie Garth on 'Living in Sin' with Peter Facinelli and Leaving '90210' Behind
Parade Magazine, 10/5/2010

Schools, City Work to Fill Gaps for Safer Travel
Free Press Newspapers, IL — 10/05/2010

College of Education Helping Implement Safe Routes Program at Elementary Schools in Old South Baton Rouge
LSU Media Center — 10/05/2010

How to Make Biking Mainstream: Lessons from the Dutch
yourolivebranch.org, CA — 09/30/2010

Walk This Way: Children Stroll to School
West Hawaii Today — 09/30/2010

Crossing Guards Now Helping Chagrin Students Get to School
cleveland.com — 09/23/2010

LaHood Urges Parents & Students to Avoid Automobile Use
AASHO Journal — 09/10/2010

Whatever Happened to Walking to School?
The Wall Street Journal — 09/07/2010

Walk to School Workout
ABC 7 News, IL — 09/06/2010

P.E. Teachers Prep Students to Bike to School
WDEF.com News 12, TN — 08/30/2010

Walking School Bus 2010
YouTube — 08/25/2010

Oberlin Gets $500K for Safer Walk to School
The Chronicle-Telegram, OH — 8/28/2010

Secretary Duncan to "Walk to School" Tuesday with D.C. Mayor, Chancellor Rhee, Administrator Mendez
U.S. Department of Education — 8/24/2010

Biking to School: Is it a Way to Beat Obesity?
Associated Content, CA — 8/18/2010

Safe Routes to School Program Doubles in Size
Coloradoan.com, CO — 8/17/2010

Walking to School Helps Kids' Hearts
SFGate, CA — 8/12/2010

School Siting--Resources for Making your School More Walkable and Bicycleable
Missouri Bicycle and Pedestrian Federation — 8/12/2010

Rapid City school Gets $168,000 Grant to Encourage Kids to Walk, Bike to School
Rapid City Journal, SD — 8/11/2010

MDOT Awards "Safe Routes to School" Grants for Programs for Students with Disabilities
Michigan Department of Transportation — 8/5/2010

Florala Awarded $200K to Get Kids Walking
andalusiastarnews, AL — 7/28/2010

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