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
Research from the National Center for Safe Routes to School reveals that nationwide, walking to and from school increased from less than 14 percent to more than 17 percent of all trips between 2007-08 and 2014.
Step right up, Walk to School Day is here! Communities across the country are lacing up their sneakers in celebration of the 20th Walk to School Day in the U.S.
New information brief provides an overview of challenges and strategies to implementing Safe Routes to School in small rural communities.
Click on your home state & contact the state coordinator for answers.
Maintained by the National Center for Safe Routes to School of the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center .