April 26, 2017 - Walking School Bus Implementation: Stories from the Field Webinar
On Wednesday, April 26th, from 10-11 am PST, the Active Transportation Resource Center is hosting a free webinar: Walking School Bus Implementation: Stories from the Field - April 26, 2017 10 -11 am PST. Solano Safe Routes to School Program Manager Lloyd Nadal and Program Coordinator Betsy Beavers will be speaking at this webinar. You can register for the event here.
Posted Apr 17, 2017, 2:44 pm under category What's New.
Bike to School Day 2017
Hundreds of local students will strap on safety helmets and pedal to school on National Bike to School Day Wednesday, May 10, 2017. The annual event focuses attention on the physical and environmental benefits of biking or walking to school instead of commuting by car. Click here for more information and to download posters.
Posted Apr 7, 2017, 12:05 pm under category What's New.
2017 SR2S Poster Contest
The Solano Safe Routes to School (SR2S) Program is excited to announce our 3rd Annual Poster Contest open to all Solano County students as a way to encourage walking, biking or riding a scooter to school. All entries must be accompanied by an entry form. Submitted artwork may be featured in county-wide Safe Routes to School promotional materials. Click here for more information and for flyers and entry forms.
Posted Feb 15, 2017, 10:28 am under category What's New.
2016 SR2S Awardees
Solano Safe Routes to School would like to recognize and thank the following for being an integral part of the Solano SR2S program in 2016: Lt. Frank Hartig - Benicia Police Department, Shauna Manina - The Reporter (Around Town Magazine) and Wendy Smith - Principal of Mary Farmar Elementary School.
Congratulations to Shauna Manina, 2016's STA Award Winner!
Click here to read more about how they made a difference in Solano SR2S this year
Posted Nov 23, 2016, 12:12 pm under category What's New.
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Thanks to the 28 schools that submitted Student Travel Surveys
Despite a busy end of the school year, 28 Solano County schools participated in the 2016 Spring Travel Survey. The simple hand tally survey evaluates how students get to and from school. The survey results are extremely important to help our program be competitive for grant funding.
Is Safe Routes to School important to you?
The STA's Comprehensive Transportation Plan is being updated. Have your voice heard and give your input to help us secure Safe Routes funding for Solano County! Follow this link to give your input and keep Safe Routes to School a priority! more>
Walking School Bus Program
Would you like to save time in your commute to/from school? Skip the traffic lines and spare the air by starting a Walking School Bus. A fun and healthy way to start a productive day!
Free School Events!
Start the school year off strong by scheduling your school for our free Bike Rodeos, Safety Assemblies, and "Walk and Roll" student contests. Event dates are on a first-come first-serve basis. Contact us for more information!