The City of Minneapolis, Minnesota was chosen through a competitive application process as the location for the 3rd Safe Routes to School National Conference in 2011. The conference will take place Aug. 16-18, 2011 and is being hosted by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The 2nd Safe Routes to School National Conference, held in Portland, Oregon in August 2009, had more than 500 participants in attendance and was a resounding success.
The Safe Routes to School National Conference provides an opportunity for individuals and organizations interested in and involved with SRTS to network, engage in educational opportunities and form partnerships to enhance their work with SRTS. Up to 700 participants can be accommodated to participate in the conference in Minneapolis.
Visit www.saferoutesconference.org now to sign up for conference e-mail updates.