Monthly Archives: November 2011

Girls on Bikes

While the United States is currently experiencing a bicycle revival, women are not equally represented in the growing number of cyclists.  “Almost all the growth in cycling in the USA has been among men between 25-64 years old, while cycling … Continue reading

Posted in Bicycling, Education, Encouragement

Concerned with Liability? SRTS Can Help

A common question when considering Safe Routes to School (SRTS) programs and events is whether walking and bicycling to school may increase a school’s liability exposure. According to information from the National Center for Safe Routes to School, SRTS programs … Continue reading

Posted in Bicycling, Encouragement, Liability, Walking

Safe Routes to School Grants: Strategies and Tips

The New Jersey Department of Transportation has announced the Fiscal Year 2012 NJDOT federal-aid Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program. Please view the full announcement here: http://tinyurl.com/5srfm42 Below are some important points about the grant application process: Projects must be … Continue reading

Posted in Funding