Frequently Asked Questions of MnSRTS program
Policies support long term change for Safe Routes efforts.
Engagement strategies help identify unique barriers and challenges for the local community, school or school district as well as local equity needs.
Safe Routes to School Planning process overview, resources, and templates.
Evaluation strategies ensure SRTS initatives are effective and track progress over time
Maps help communicate safe routes, arrival/dismissal procedures and supportive infrastructure for walking and biking.
Identify what aspects of environment and policy in the school zone create a safe and appealing walking and biking environment, and what aspects need improvement
Measures the progress of implementation of Safe Routes to School activities at a specific school with or without a SRTS plan
A survey to gather information on SRTS plans that are in development or implementation phases to better understand the impact of plan strategies on building a successful SRTS program
Quick tip sheet with step by step instructions to conduct a walk audit to observe behavior and needed infrastructure improvements
October 4, 2023
International Walk to School Day
Start the new school year with a healthy new habit! International Walk to School Day takes place each October to encourage kids to walk to school--join us!
May 4, 2024
National Bike to School Day
Join the club and be a biker! National Bike to School Day takes place each May to encourage kids to bike to school--will you join us?
February 7, 2024
Winter Walk to School Day
Living in MN doesn't have to mean staying indoors all winter! Winter Walk to School Day takes place each February to encourage kids to walk to school in all seasons!