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
Registration is now open for the 18th Walk to School Day on October 8, 2014. This event is a part of an international effort to celebrate the many benefits of walking and bicycling to school.
In all, 2,222 schools registered Bike to School Day events –a 30% percent increase from last year, setting yet another National Bike to School Day record
This week we celebrated National Bike to School Day and the life of Congressman James L. Oberstar, the visionary for the Safe Routes to School Program.
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