Engagement strategies help identify unique barriers and challenges for the local community, school or school district as well as local equity needs.
Topic: SRTS 101
Safe Routes to School Planning process overview, resources, and templates.
Evaluation strategies ensure SRTS initatives are effective and track progress over time
This map displays Safe Routes to School work in Minnesota funded by MnDOT and other sources, including infrastructure projects, plans, bike fleets, Walk! Bike! Fun! curriculum trainees, participation in walk and bike encouragement events, and more.
How to start a SRTS program at your school
High-level overview of SRTS and the 5 E’s
a PowerPoint presentation outlining the basics of Safe Routes to School. Includes speaker notes so you can present to your target audience!
This toolkit will take you step by step through how to start a program, how to get your school and city on board, and how to make your program stronger over time
physical activity benefits of Safe Routes to School and strategies for measuring those benefits
statistics that explain Safe Routes to School, including traffic congestion, safety, health and obesity, environment and bus transportation costs
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!