Fairfield Earth Day 2014
Stop by our Safe Routes to School booth at Fairfield's Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at Civic Center Pond.
The Bike Mobile will be on hand offering FREE bike repairs. Wheel on down for a tune up and get ready for Bike To School Day!
For more information download the Earth Day poster here.
Posted Apr 17, 2014, 12:49 pm under category Announcements.
Bike to School Day 2014
Join students around the country and participate in the 3rd annual
National Bike to School Day: Wednesday, May 7th, 2014.
Click here to download an informational poster.
Posted Apr 10, 2014, 12:33 pm under category Announcements.
Public Safety Enforcement Grant
Safe Routes to School Public Safety Enforcement Grant
The STA’s Public Safety Enforcement Grant Program seeks to fund up to $150,000 in best practices for SR2S enforcement activities that can be replicated countywide. City and County departments in Solano County involved in public safety, including but not limited to police departments, fire departments, and county sheriffs, may apply for this grant. The deadline for submittal of Letters of Interest to STA is April 11, 2014. Formal Proposals must be submitted to STA by May 9, 2014. The application package is available for download here.
Posted Mar 13, 2014, 1:53 pm under category Announcements.
Lincoln Elementary School kicks off the school year with their first Walking School Bus!
City of Vallejo Mayor Osby Davis joined Lincoln Elementary School students as they kicked off their first Walking School Bus on the first day of school, August 26, 2013. The Mayor walked with the students, parent volunteers and principal on their route to school. Good job Lincoln Elementary Students!
Posted Aug 27, 2013, 5:40 pm under category Events.
Walking to School is Fun!
Rolling Hills Elementary School kicking off their first Walking School Bus route on International Walk to School Day.
International Walk to School Day was a success in Solano County. Twenty-Seven (27) schools participated, which is 13 more schools than last year reaching just under 6,500 students. As a result, parents and school administrators are excited to get their students walking more often. To keep up the momentum, 'Walking Wednesdays' will be launched to keep students excited about active transportation. Stay tuned for upcoming information on how to get your school involved.
Posted Oct 17, 2013, 11:55 am under category Announcements.
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Student Travel Surveys, Oct 22-24th 2013
For just two days between Oct 22, 23, or 24, teachers take five minutes to ask their classes two questions: "How did you arrive at school today?" and "How do you plan to leave for home after school?" Student Travel Surveys are due Nov 7th.
2013 Safe Routes to School Plan
The 2013 Safe Routes to School Plan was adopted by the STA Board on October 9, 2013. A complete copy of the plan is available for review/download
November 2, 2013 - Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference
Are you a Safe Routes to School participant? A youth leader? Or a student interested in climate change, transportation and a sustainable future? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then attend the Spare the Air Youth for the Environment and Sustainability Conference.
New 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! Click here for more information:
Free School Events for 2013-2014. Schedule Events Today!
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!