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Schools Poised for the Biggest Georgia Walk to School Day Yet
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Wednesday, March 4 is the official date for the Sixth Annual Georgia Walk to School Day, but schools are holding events throughout the month of March.  With over 110 schools registering Georgia...
 
Statewide SRTS Forum Set for June 5, 2015 in Macon
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
The Resource Center will hold its second Statewide SRTS Forum in Macon on June 5, 2015, at Central High School.  This year's Forum will feature networking sessions and opportuniteis for...
 
Time to Register for this year's Georgia Walk to School Day
Monday, January 5, 2015
Start the new year off right by planning for your school's Georgia Walk to School Day 2015 event. Click here to register your event, then use our Program Toolkit to make your event even more...
 
Resource Center Hiring School Outreach Coordinators
Monday, January 5, 2015
The Resource Center is currently hiring two School Outreach Coordinators.  Please consider applying if you are interested in this great program that benefits Georgia's children.  Click...
 
Celebrate Georgia Crossing Guard Appreciation Week
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
The Georgia Safe Routes to School Resource Center is excited to announce the inaugural Georgia Crossing Guard Appreciation Week, November 17-21, 2014, a week-long celebration for crossing guards and...
 
Updated Look for International Walk to School Day
Friday, August 29, 2014
Think you’ve seen all the Resource Center materials for International Walk to School day? Look again, because we’ve created a new look for this year to inspire 200 registered events...
 
SRTS Travel Plan Assistance Now Available
Monday, August 25, 2014
The Resource Center is now accepting applications for a new round of Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Travel Plan assistance.  Two schools will be selected in late fall to complete a comprehensive...
 
Seven weeks until International Walk to School Day….150 registrations to go!
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Thanks to all who have registered your international walk to school day event.  This year’s goal is 200 registered events, and nearly 50 schools are already registered.  We hope to...
 
Statewide SRTS Forum Materials Now Available on Resource Center Website
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
The first statewide SRTS Forum was a big success with over 100 participants.  Materials from the forum are now available on the website, including photos and presentations.  Click here.
 
Statewide SRTS Forum to Feature Partners of the Year, Talk on School Siting
Monday, May 12, 2014
Planning is in full swing for the June 6 Statewide SRTS Forum.  This free event (including lunch) will offer a mix of sessions from how to spice up your SRTS event to how to conduct a...
 
First Statewide SRTS Forum Set for Friday June 6, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Georgia SRTS Resource Center will hold its first statewide forum for SRTS programs on Friday, June 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Decatur High School in Decatur. The one-day forum...
 
Register Your Bike to School Day Event
Thursday, April 3, 2014
National Bike to School Day is just about here and it’s time to register your event!  Communities across the country will join together to bicycle to school on the same day and throughout...
 
Help us make 125!
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
With one month to go, we are intent on making this year's Georgia Walk to School Day the best ever.  Over 70 schools have registered events so far, more than last year.  Help us grow...
 
2014 Saris Poster Contest
Friday, January 10, 2014
Looking for a fun project for your creative 5th Graders?  If so, consider participating in this year’s National Bicycling Poster Contest.    The Georgia Safe Routes to...
 
Georgia Walk to School Day Registration is Now Open!
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Registration is now open for Georgia Walk to School Day.  Click here to register your event, then use our Program Toolkit to make your event even more festive. If this is the first year you...
 
Deadline for Travel Plan Assistance Application Extended to November 25!
Monday, November 18, 2013
The due date for Travel Plan Assistance grants is now Monday, November 25, 2013.  This 10-day extension gives schools additional time to complete and submit the application.  Two schools...
 
Halloween Pedestrian Safety Tips
Monday, October 28, 2013
As Halloween is quickly approaching, the Resource Center would like to provide you with Halloween Safety Pedestrian Tips to help keep your ghosts and goblins safe while walking in neighborhoods and...
 
Apply for Resource Center Assistance in developing a School Travel Plan Opportunities
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 The Georgia SRTS Resource Center will work with two schools in early 2014 to develop SRTS Travel Plans.  Schools interested in receiving this assistance should apply...
 
National School Bus Safety Week
Monday, October 21, 2013
Almost every student will ride on a school bus at least once this school year! Whether it's to school, on a field trip or to a after school program, it's important to go over school bus...
 
Georgia Bike Summit
Saturday, October 19, 2013
4th Annual Georgia Bike Summit !!!! Theme: "The Bicycle: Georgia's New Economy" Keynote speaker: Jim Sayer, Executive Director of the Adventure Cycling Association  Location:...
 
International Walk to School Day
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

 
Deadline Extended! Submit your nomination for Partner of the Year!
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is pleased to announce the third nomination cycle for its Partner of the Year Award. Each school year, the Resource Center recognizes one Partner school in each...
 
Second Annual National Bike to School Day: May 8, 2013
Thursday, April 11, 2013
The Second Annual National Bike to School Day is May 8, 2013.  Communities across the country will join together to bicycle to school on the same day and throughout the month. The event builds...
 
Governor Nathan Deal Proclaims March 6, 2013 as Georgia Walk to School Day
Monday, February 25, 2013
Governor Deal proclaimed March 6, 2013 as Georgia Walk to School Day, showing his support for this statewide event.  State SRTS Coordinator Emmanuella Myrthil was on hand to receive the...
 
Georgia Walk (and Bike) to School Day 2013 is Now Open!
Friday, January 11, 2013
You can now register your event for Georgia Walk (and Bike) to School Day 2013. It’s not too early to begin planning for Georgia Walk (and Bike) to School Day.  The event date is...