Safe Routes Successes - Engineering

What began as a sidewalks infrastructure project along routes to schools in Coeur d’Alene blossomed into something bigger.

Recently, Mountain Rides Transportation Authority, a alternative transportation provider, and the Cities of Bellevue, Hailey and Ketchum in Blaine County, ID, received a grant for $312,000.


The St. Thomas Aquinas SRTS team consists of parents, neighbors, teachers and administrators. 

In September 2007, the Coconino County Health Department received $39,000 in federal funding awarded through the Arizona Department of Transportation to jumpstart its Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program.

In 2004, the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) participated in a Safe Routes to School pilot program held in three schools in the Chittenden County, VT, Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO).

The City of Holladay, Utah, decided to incorporate a Safe Sidewalks program into its city plans in 2003.