Safe Routes Resources

Table of Contents
Education & Encouragement
Engineering & Research
Partnerships & Related Agencies
School Siting, Smart Growth,
High Performance Schools & Health



Colorado Department of Transportation Rules and Regulations

Colorado Safe Routes to School Legislation

FHWA Program Guidance - SAFETEA-LU

MAP-21 Transportation Alternatives Interim Guidance




Colorado Dept. of Transportation School Zone Traffic Safety Evaluation

Developing an Evaluation Plan

Pedestrian Safety Action Plan - PBIC

Practice & Promise Ch. 3 Evaluation & Outcomes - NHTSA

School Site Resource Kit - COPAN

Safe Routes to School Guide - NCSRTS

Walkability & Bikeability Checklists - Walk to School



Backpack Safety - Colorado Governor's Council for Physical Fitness - Backpack Safety

Bicycle Colorado's Safe Routes to School Program

Bicycle Education - League of American Bicyclists

Bicycle Rodeo Guide - Cornell University

Bicycle Safety Activity Kit - NHTSA (English, Spanish)

Bookmark - League of American Bicyclists

Distance Spreadsheet - How far...- IWalk.Org

Getting to School Safely: Community Action Activities Guide - NHTSA

Helmet - Serious Photo of Why You Should Always Wear a Helmet - MTBR Blog (Age sensitive)

Helmet Safety Brochures - Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute

Kids & TransportationPresentations - Greater Portland COG

Kids Walk to School - CDC

Know the Rules...Going To/From School More Safely - National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Pace Car Example Logic Model

Pace Car Example Objectives and Activities

Parent Brochure - Getting Children to School Safely: Parents are the Key - AAA

Pedestrian Safety Campaign - FHWA

Pedestrian Safety Video - Honda ASMIO

Rail Safety Education - Operation Lifesaver

Safe Kids Worldwide - Pedestrian Safety Tips

Safe Routes to School - Pledge for Parent

Safe Routes to School - Pledge for Student

Safe Routes to School Summer Fun Activities

Safe Routes to School Toolkit - NHTSA

Safety Brochures, CDs, Posters - FHWA

School Pool Programs - Center for Transportation Research

Share the Road Campaign - International Bicycle Fund

Skills on Wheels - Denver Osteopathic Foundation

Transportation Safety Tips for Children - NHTSA

Tribal School Zone Safety: Video Toolkit - FHWA

Walk to School Colorado Toolkit - CDOT

Walk to School Day

Walking School Bus Guide - NCSRTS

Walking School Bus - Boulder Camera Media Clip

Webinars and Free Coaching - America Walks: Safe Routes Coaching Action Network



Adult Crossing Guard Training Video - AAA

COPS - Traffic Congestion Around Schools (US Dept of Justice)

Crossing Guard Guide - NCSRTS

Enforcing Laws for Bicyclists (6:55M) - NHTSA

Safety Patrol - AAA



Access Board

Dangerous by Design - Transportation For America

Design Guidelines for Pedestrian-Friendly Neighborhood Schools

Google Map Instructions

Guidelines for Bike and Pedestrian Facilities (publication) -  American Association of State Highway and Traffic Officials (AASHTO)

Local Agency Manual 2006 - CDOT

Navigating a Single-Lane Roundabout Brochure - CTRE

Pedestrian and Bicycle Facilities in California - A Technical Reference & Technology Transfer Synthesis for Caltran Planners and Engineer, July 2005

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center

Pedestrian Research - Safe Kids Worldwide

Pedestrian Road Safety Audit Guidelines - FHWA

School Travel Plan - Illinois DOT

Traffic Calming - Institute of Transportation Engineers

Traffic Controls for School Areas - FHWA MUTCD

Underserved Communities - Active Living Resource Center



Alliance for a Healthier Generation

America Bikes

Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP)

Bikes Belong Coalition

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Colorado Dept. of Education - Colorado Connections for Healthy Schools

Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment - Partners in Prevention

Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment

Colorado Injury Control Research Center

Colorado Kids 1st - Rocky Mountain Research & Prevention Institute

Colorado Legacy Foundation

Colorado PTA - Contact Information

Colorado Physical Activity & Nutrition Program (COPAN, CDPHE)

Colorado School Safety Resource Center

Colorado Walks

Federal Highway Administration Bicycle & Pedestrian Program

Live Well Colorado

National Center for Biking and Walking

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

National Wildlife Federation

Safe Routes to School National Partnership




Children's Active Commuting to School: Current Knowledge and Future Directions - CDC

Colorado Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CO-CHPS)

Healthy Communities through Collaboration - APA

Intergovernmental Collaboration and School Facility Siting

Investment in Safe Routes to School Projects: Public Health Benefits for the Larger Community - CDC

Local Government and Schools - Smart Growth Resources

Safe Routes to School: A Transportation Legacy, A National Strategy to Increase Safety and Physical Activity among American Youth

Schools as Centers of Community: A Citizens' Guide for Planning and Design - U.S. Dept. of Education

Travel and Environmental Implications of School Siting - EPA

Why Johnny Can't Walk to School - National Trust for Historic Preservation

Contact Information

Leslie Feuerborn
Colorado Safe Routes to School
4201 E. Arkansas Ave, Shumate Bldg
Denver CO 80222-3406

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