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Join a Family Cycling Workshop this Spring

This spring, the Alameda County Safe Routes to Schools program is proud to provide Family Cycling Workshops across the county. We currently have 3 Family Cycling Workshops scheduled this spring, and we plan to have several more before the end of the school year. If you’re interested, you can read more about Family Cycling workshops on our site or at the East Bay Bicycle Coalition.

Our currently scheduled Family Cycling Workshops are being held at:

Alameda

Sunday, April 27th 10AM-12:30PM
Henry Haight Elementary
2025 Santa Clara Avenue

Hayward

Sunday, March 15th 10AM-12:30PM
Burbank Elementary
222 Burbank Street

Pleasanton

Sunday, May 10th 10AM-12:30PM
Mohr Elementary
3300 Dennis Drive


The Golden Sneaker Contest Starts March 3rd – Good Luck!

The Alameda County Safe Routes to Schools program is thrilled to launch our annual Pollution Solution Golden Sneaker Contest on March 3rd – two weeks where students, classrooms, and schools compete to see how many students can walk, roll, or carpool their way to school. Winning classrooms can win Golden Sneaker trophies, parties, and prizes!

Our team hard at work building Golden Sneaker trophies

Our team hard at work building Golden Sneaker trophies

Good luck to the 70+ schools participating in this year’s contest!


Alameda County SR2S 2012-2013 Annual Report Now Available!

Read our Annual Report for the 2012-2013 School Year Here

Read our Annual Report for the 2012-2013 School Year Here

After the winter vacation, the Alameda County Safe Routes to Schools program has a lot of great events planned this coming spring, like the Golden Sneaker Contest and Bike to School Day.

In the meantime, we wanted to share with you our annual report of the 2012-2013 school year. We had our best year yet at the SR2S program, with more schools participating in more events than ever before.

You can read both our Executive Summary and our Annual Report here. We look forward to delivering more great Safe Routes programming in this year and years to come!