WEBINAR: Spice Up Your Communications About Safe Routes to School
Past (Sept 11)
This webinar will highlight successful Safe Routes to School communication strategies and platforms that have worked best for communities. Additionally, the Safe Routes to School National Partnership will present a School District Communication Toolkit, which can easily be used by any school or district to talk about Safe Routes to School. Come learn about new communication strategies!
WEBINAR: Connecting and Allying with the Disability Rights Movement
Wednesday Sept 26, 2:00pm
This episode of Walking toward Justice will dive into how disability rights and the history of the disability rights movement have shaped and created the spaces we live, work and play in today. The discussion will develop an awareness of the actions we all need to take to create safe, accessible, equitable and enjoyable places for everyone to walk and be physically active.
WEBINAR: Fixing Poor Design with Complete Streets Infrastructure
Thursday Sept 27, 4:00pm
Over 1,300 communities have adopted Complete Streets policies. Learn about the day-to-day decisions that transportation agencies and community leaders make in funding, planning, design, maintenance, and operations are how policies are translated into smart implementation.
RESOURCE: Frequent Routes to Funding
This fact sheet
describes key steps to ensure your program is well positioned for funding, provides ideas for where to look for funding, and highlights the breadth of funding sources that programs from around the country are currently accessing.
#GoActiveToSchool This Year!
More energy throughout the day. Better focus in class. Healthy habits that last a lifetime. This campaign will share tips, resources, toolkits, and inspiration for schools, parents, and students who are inspired to go active back to school this year. Make the trip to school fun, active, and safe no matter how you travel back to school.
Learn more here.
What We're Reading
Too often, drivers view the posted speed limit as a
mere suggestion - Speeding has become acceptable behavior.