Smart Cycling & Walking

Screenshot 2016-08-25 10.34.00Stay in-the-know on how you can make biking and walking better for the youth in your community!

The Maine Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program generates a monthly newsletter to keep schools, parents, and communities abreast on:

  • local youth bike and walk success stories,
  • exciting SRTS program updates,
  • upcoming webinars,
  • and timely funding opportunities to improve biking and walking conditions for youth.

Check out our archive for inspiration and SIGN UP below to subscribe.

Apr 2019 – National Bike to School Day
May 8 is Bike to School Day
Keeping our Students Safe
National SRTS Survey
Mar 2019 – Request Safety Education
Become a Certified Instructor
Invite an Instructor to your Classroom

Jan 2019 – New Yr Resolutions
Reducing Driving Distractions
2018 SRTS Education Recap
Trending Towards Less Crashes
Nov 2018 – Turkey Season
Walk to School Day Recap
Community Spokes Training
National SRTS
Resources

Oct 2018 – (FUN)d Your Walk
America Walks Grant
Walk to School Day
Community Surveys
Sept 2018 – Walk to School Day
Walk to School Day
Safety Rodeos, Classes, etc
Traffic Calming Projects

June 2018 – Bike & Walk to School Followup
Bike2School Followup
Bike Trains!
Maine’s Report Card
Conduct a Walking Audit
Apr 2018 – Get Ready, May is National Bike Month
National Bike Month
Distracted Driving Awareness
Map Your Walk
Great Maine Bike Swap

Mar 2018 – Put a SPRING in your bike & step!
Become a Certified Instructor
WSB News
Make Streets Safer
Jan 2018 – Channel Your Inner Supermoon!
Winter Walking PSA
Bicycle Friendly Communities
Bicycle Outdoor Leadership Training
Become a Certified Instructor

Nov 2017 – Gobble Gobble SRTS
Improve School Drop-off and Pick-up
New Bicycle Track in Bath
Empowering Students Through Bicycle-Mechanics
Sept 2017 – Walk’tober
October is Walk to School Month
Take a Kid Mtn. Biking
Smart Cycling Courses
Focus on Driving when Driving

Aug 2017 – Welcome Back to School!
Be Safe with the Start of School
The “6 E’s”
Coming up: Walk to School Day
May 2017 – Nat’l Bike Month
Celebrating Bike Month
SRTS Maps
Donate for DownEast

April ’17 – Don’t be a Distracted Driver
Distracted Driving
National Bike Month
Bike Swap!
Mar 2017 – Be Green!
Educate & Celebrate
Do the Dutch Reach

Feb 2017 – Love for Walking & Biking
New Safety Videos,
New WSB Schools,
Next Generation Award,
Walking in a Winter Wonderland,
Stay Upright on Ice
Jan 2017 – Happy New Year!
Imagine People Here Proposal
Maine DOT “Your Speed” Signs
Winter Walking & Biking Tips
Be Smart, Be Alert – Walk Safe Tips

Event Registration & Presentation Requests

Register a Walk/Bike to School Event (FREE incentives!)

Request presentations, rodeos, or technical assistance

Youth Resources

Be A Safe Bike Driver

Be A Safe Walker

Walk & Bike to School Day Event Checklist

Bike Train Guide

Choosing the Right Helmet

Bicycle Safer Journey – Safe Biking Curriculum

News & Updates

Maine SRTS Blog

2016-2017 Walk & Bike to School Activities List

SRTS Newsletter Archive

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For More Information

Darcy Whittemore, Central & Western Maine Region
Tel: 207-956-6537
darcy@bikemaine.org

Shannon Belt, Southern Maine Region
Tel: 207-623-4511
shannon@bikemaine.org

Erik daSilva, Eastern & Northern Maine Region
Tel: 207-956-6539
erik@bikemaine.org

Jim Tassé
Maine Bicycle & Pedestrian Education Program
Tel: 207-956-6535
jim@bikemaine.org

Patrick Adams
MaineDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Program
Tel: 207-624-3311
patrick.adams@maine.gov

For More Information

Darcy Whittemore, Central & Western Maine Region
Tel: 207-956-6537
darcy@bikemaine.org

Shannon Belt, Southern Maine Region
Tel: 207-623-4511
shannon@bikemaine.org

Erik daSilva, Eastern & Northern Maine Region
Tel: 207-956-6539
erik@bikemaine.org

Jim Tassé
Maine Bicycle & Pedestrian Education Program
Tel: 207-956-6535
jim@bikemaine.org

Patrick Adams
MaineDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Program
Tel: 207-624-3311
patrick.adams@maine.gov

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