SRTS in the News

The following is a brief compilation of Safe Routes to School-related news stories from across the country. Web links to the following news stories are time sensitive, so some stories may not be accessible after the initial publication date or may require registration.

Spring Lake scores 'walkability' grant
Muskegon News, MI
3/11/2010
Safe Routes to School mini-grants
Education Week, PA
03/06/2010
Point Person: Our Q&A with Lauren Marchetti
The Dallas Morning News
3/5/2010
SCCPSS 100's Participate in GA Walk to School Day
WSAV, GA
3/5/2010
Federal Legislation Introduced to Increase Community Walking, Biking Programs
School Transportation News
3/3/2010
Grant will help repair city sidewalks for students
Olean Times Herald, NY
2/26/2010
Walking has many benefits at Ridge Road School
The North Haven Citizen, CT.
2/25/2010
Kentucky to fund elementary school in Jefferson County
Thaindian News
2/24/2010
Eat Well, Be Fit: On the benefits of walking to school in Needham
Wicked Local Needham, MA
2/22/2010
Palmetto Bay wins grant for school-route study
The Miami Herald
2/20/2010
Grant to fund a safer walk
The Register-Guard, OR
2/14/2010
New bike racks for Prestwood Elementary
The Press Democrat, CA
1/31/2010
Goal to increase kids walking and biking to school
Coulee News
1/28/2010
Arkansas leading national effort to fight fat in kids
Texarkana Gazette
1/18/2010
Desperate for Sidewalks
The Dalles Chronicle, OR
1/17/2010
Transportation Commission approves money for several projects
RadioIowa
1/14/2010

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