Safe Routes Successes - Encouragement

Thomas Elementary School was one of three schools that benefited from the $39,000 federal SRTS noninfrastructure award.

The Riverside County Department of Public Health Injury Prevention Services (IPS) developed a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program at several priority schools.

The community of Montpelier, VT, is promoting a different “Way To Go,” through an assortment of incentives and partnerships designed to help the program sustain itself in the future.

Safe Routes to School is a fully institutionalized program at Oakbrook Middle School, but this was not always the case. 

Alexandria, VA, is a compact city with more than 128,000 residents living in a 15 square mile area.

The Wichita Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WAMPO) region encompasses 10 different school districts within Wichita, Kansas, and several smaller surrounding communities.

More than 4,000 Portland metro area students from 30 schools signed up to compete against Portland State University (PSU) students in the Portland May 2008 Walk + Bike Challenge Month.

Hillside students walk to downtown Allegan because it serves as a classroom for them to practice life skills.

Since its inception in February 2006, the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s (ConnDOT) Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program has awarded approximately $1.6 million.