Springdale Envisions Sidewalk Work

Posted: January 11, 2013 at 4:51 a.m.

School District and city officials continue to work to add sidewalks to increase students’ safety when they walk to and from school.

At A Glance

At A Glance

Safe Routes To School Program Goals

• To enable and encourage children, including those with disabilities, to walk and bicycle to school.

• To make bicycling and walking to school a safer and more appealing transportation option, thereby encouraging a healthy and active lifestyle from an early age.

• To facilitate the planning, development and implementation of projects and activities that will improve safety and reduce traffic, fuel consumption and air pollution in the vicinity of schools.

Source: State Highway And Transportation Department

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