Thursday, September 25, 2003

Walk to School Day Events in our Region

Did you that in some communities that almost 1/3 of the congestion in some communities is parents dropping off their sedentary kids at school. Having kids walk or bike to school reduces traffic and the problems associated with obesity.

Wednesday October 8 is International Walk to School Day
The following schools will be walking that day
Lansdale - York Avenue Elementary School
Ridley park - Lakeview Elementary
Souderton - West Broad Elementary
Plainsboro NJ - Wicoff Elementary & Town Center Elementary

Safe Routes to Schools Resources
Bicycle Coalition BEEP Program
Marin County Safe Routes
Texas Supercyclist Curriculum
NJ Safe Streets to Schools Funding
DE Safe Routes to Schools Funding