Starting and Running a Safe Routes to School Program

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Starting a Safe Routes to School program in your community is an enormous opportunity to improve safety for students and people walking and biking, increase opportunities for people to be physically active, make it easier for kids to get to and from school, and make streets safer for everyone, regardless of how they get around.  This section provides information for anyone who wants to get involved with Safe Routes to School. Whether you’re looking to get a brand-new program off the ground, strengthen an existing program, or connect Safe Routes to School with other community initiatives, you’ll find information and resources to grow the movement for walking and biking to school in your community.