About the Event

“Discovering Safe Routes to School: Families Walking Together”

Date: Saturday, May 30th, 2009
Time: 9:00 A.M.
Location: Woodbridge Township Elementary Schools

Goals of the Project:

  • To raise community awareness of walking and biking
  • To promote physical activity by providing safer and more pleasant walking and biking environments
  • To help the community assess needs and set priorities to make our streets and sidewalks safer
  • Making an effort to reduce carbon emissions and fossil fuel consumption by relying less on automobiles and buses
  • To promote public participation and community pride.

“We did not expect this to be such a large event. This could really change the way our kids see our neighborhood.”

-Stacey Castro, Ross St. School #11

“School 25 and I are very excited to help out with this event. We can’t wait to help develop a safe route to our school and around our school’s community.”

-Jennifer Concitis,Lafayette Estates School #25

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