Safe Routes to School
Events and Newsletters
May 2: It's Bike Month - Let's Share Bicycle Breakthroughs Webinar
In this webinar hosted by the Safe Routes to School National Partnership, Safe Routes to School practitioners will share lessons learned and best practices on creative ways to increase ridership during bike month and beyond. Register here.
- Hannah Williams, Program Services Manager, Safe Routes to School National Partnership
- Jenny Bordon, Active Living Coordinator, Minneapolis Public Schools
- Rhonda Bolick, Education and Encouragement Coordinator, City of Austin, TX
May 9: Bike to School Day
From the National Center for Safe Routes to School: "Strap on your helmets, raise your kickstands, and join the thousands of students, families, community partners, and elected officials all around the country who will be participating in this year’s Bike to School Day on May 9.
Participants kicked off last year’s ride in record breaking numbers! Thousands of students pedaled their way to school during the 2017 Bike to School Day celebration!
Register now, and remember to share your event plans and photos with #BiketoSchoolDay!"
For more information about how to plan an event at your school and free downloadable materials, visit our Bike to School Day webpage.
June 19: Engaging Students with Disabilities in Safe Routes to School Webinar
- Chris Mackey, Information Specialist, National Center for Physical Activity and Disability
- John Waterman, Executive Director, Programs to Educate All Cyclists
- Zane Wheeler, Recreation Program Specialist, City of Eugene Adaptive Recreation Program
- Sara Mazze, Safe Routes to School Coordinator, Eugene School District
Stay informed about the SRTS developments in Virginia with the VDOT SRTS Newsletter. Every newsletter includes a calendar of upcoming events and features articles about SRTS grant opportunities and SRTS program implementation.
Sign up for our email list to receive our quarterly newsletters electronically. You can read past editions of the Virginia SRTS Newsletter in PDF format by clicking on the links below.
2018 - Spring
Skyline Middle School’s bike fleet, Harrisonburg, VA