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Stockton wins money for biking and pedestrian projects

Walkers and cyclists in Stockton received some great news last week as the state announced grants for several active transportation projects in the city. Last Wednesday, the California Transportation Commission announced the winning bids for the state’s Active Transportation Program (ATP) which provides funding to projects that promote walking, biking and other forms of active transportation. 474 more words


Walking School Bus

SafetyFirst supports a local non-profit organization called “TransOptions” whose mission is to “deliver programs and services that improve mobility, the environment and overall quality of life in northwestern New Jersey”  This is done in a number of very interesting ways.   270 more words

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Baltimore Officials Have New Initiative To Get Kids To School Safely

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — We are just five days away from the first day of school and the mayor, along with school board and Department of Transportation officials are making it a joint effort to bring new, innovative ways to make sure kids walking and biking to school can do so safely. 325 more words


Metro Regional Travel Options (RTO) Grant Funding, $2.1M Available

Oregon Metro’s Regional Travel Options (RTO) grant cycle is now open with $2.1 million available for projects carried out within the Metro boundary — the tri-county region surrounding Portland including Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties. 798 more words


School Safety Symposium at San Destin

FDOT Safety staff, Sarita Taylor and Dana Crosby conducted “Getting There Safely” outreach at the 2014 School Safety Leadership Symposium.  School Administrators, Law Enforcement, First Responders and others from around Florida were on hand as they explained getting to school safely while biking or walking.  71 more words


Oregon Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Listening Meeting Workshops

Want to know more about what Oregon is doing with their Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan, what’s included and what it means for the future of planning for, funding, and building pedestrian & bicycle projects, including the future of Safe Routes to School at the state level? 148 more words

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Students get their schools moving with wellness mini-grants

The students and staff at Lincoln Charter School in York are doing big things.

They are learning to eat healthy and grow their own food. They are learning the importance of getting up and moving. 1,353 more words