Author Archives: Marianne Szeto

San Francisco Hosts Largest Bike-to-School Event in the Country!

April 18-22 2016, San Francisco was host to the largest bike-to-school event in the country.  At least 3,000 students rolled to school by bicycle, scooter, or skateboard, led by almost as many biking parents and teachers. Thousands more celebrated the … Continue reading

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New Walk and Roll to School Hub: Excelsior Playground

We are so excited to announce that families with children attending Excelsior schools can now take weekly “walking school buses”  every Tuesday morning from Excelsior Playground (Madrid Street between Russia and Persia). It’s a fun way to kick-start your morning and students arrive … Continue reading

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Over 85% of SFUSD Elementary Schools Participate in 2014 Walk and Roll to School Day!

On October 8, International Walk & Roll to School Day, nearly 90 schools and 14,000 children across San Francisco participated in a record-breaking Walk & Roll to School Day. Thanks to the efforts of the SF Safe Routes to Schools … Continue reading

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Data Collectors needed for pedestrian safety initiative in San Francisco: Jun 2014 – Jan 2015

Data Collectors needed for pedestrian safety initiative in San Francisco: June 2014 – January 2015 The SF Department of Public Health is looking for people to help with data collection for a time-limited project to assess the impact of a … Continue reading

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SF Bike and Roll To School Week is Biggest Ever!

By Nancy Buffum April showers didn’t dampen the citywide celebration of biking and other active ways to get to school!  The biggest SF Bike and Roll to School Week yet saw a record 66 schools from pre-K to high school … Continue reading

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