Our Publications

The following publications are produced by the Safe Routes Partnership for use in advancing Safe Routes to School, active transportation, and shared use in all communities. To search for a publication on a specific topic, use the advanced search tool and start typing in "Safe Routes Partnership" in the author field, then select it from the list that appears.

2021    Fact Sheet

Infrastructure for walking and biking can be seriously expensive. This fact sheet tells the story of two cities’ approach to paying for parks and connections to green space: general obligation bonds. 

2021    Fact Sheet

This fact sheet invites non-profit organizations, community-based organizations (CBOs), and advocates to think through multiple perspectives on how unhoused people resting, living, and gathering in parks affects overall park access and use compassionately and practically.

2021    Report
COVID-19’s Impact on Youth Physical Activity and Safe Routes to School

This report illustrates how the Covid-19 pandemic affected the health of youth and their families by impacting their physical activity.

2021    Report

This report includes an analysis of the amounts of funding each state dedicates to walking, bicycling, and Safe Routes to School and the source of these funds. Case studies and suggestions are provided for how states can develop funding streams that are dedicated to walking, bicycling, and/or Safe Routes to School.

2021    Toolkit

This toolkit includes step-by-step guidance through the Safe Routes to Parks framework to increase safe and equitable access to parks and green spaces.

2021    Toolkit, Website, Video

We are pleased to offer the Mobility Justice resource page, which outlines three actions that advocates can take to reimagine how people move through their communities and address the inequities built into our transportation system. 

2021    Toolkit

The Engineering Solutions Guide for Safe Routes to School covers street design strategies to address traffic safety concerns commonly identified in school areas and along the routes to school.

2021    Toolkit

This guide will equip you with the tools to engage students, families, and staff of all backgrounds in imagining, designing, and building more walkable and roll-able routes to school.

2020    Fact Sheet
funding beyond the feds
How State Governments Generate Active Transportation Funding

This fact sheet explores some of the more popular methods local governments are using to generate funds for active transportation.

2020    Toolkit
Created by Pueblo Planning and Safe Routes Partnership

This toolkit will guide your planning for effective storytelling and elevating voices in your community.