Safe Routes to School

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Illinois Promoting Safe Routes To School

Mascoutah and Freeburg in St. Clair County getting federal $$$ for new sidewalks



School Districts Using ‘Walking School Buses’ To Fight Childhood Obesity, Improve Attendance

Walking school buses are catching on in school districts nationwide because they are seen as a way to fight childhood obesity, improve attendance rates and ensure that kids get to school safely.


Children Walk to school

$$$$ For a Safe Walk to School

The goal is to make it easier and more appealing for Missouri children from kindergarten through eighth grade to walk, wheel and bike to school.