Pacific Northwest Region Resources

2017    Fact Sheet

Communities want safe, accessible streets that people of all ages and abilities can use and enjoy. Such streets support local businesses, encourage economic development and promote healthy communities.

2017    Video

In Japan, 98 percent of children walk to school. In the United States, only 13 percent do. It’s time for a change.

2017    Toolkit

The Regional Safe Routes to School Framework and its associated maps are posted below!

2016    Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help parents, educators, and community members plan and organize a walking school bus using adult volunteers as leaders. 

2016    Fact Sheet

A breakdown of information about the cost for Safe Routes to School improvements.

2016    Website

Looking for more information or support for Safe Routes to School in Washington state? Join the Safe Routes to School Action Network.

2016    Website

Looking for more information or support for Safe Routes to School in Oregon? Join the Oregon Safe Routes to School Network!

2016    Fact Sheet

Information from a workshop held in Vancouver, WA, on January 6, 2017.

2015    Fact Sheet

This brief profiles four MPOs, each of which used a thoughtful and innovative approach to TAP that was ultimately beneficial to the safety of children and families on the trip to and from school. 

At the Intersection of Active Transportation and Equity
2015    Report

This report explores the complexities of equitable active transportation and the issues that arise at the junction of efforts to advance walking and bicycling and work to increase health, fairness, and opportunity for low-income communities and communities of color.