Follow the links on the right for Toolkit, Maps, and Media information.
Suggested Walking Route Maps: These maps are intended to be used as a guide to help parents/guardians select a route for their student to walk to school where feasible. Recommended routes typically have sidewalks and protected street crossings, or use low-traffic neighborhood streets. The maps were created in partnership with point2point Solutions, local SRTS coordinators, and school staff and parents.
Carpool/Walking School Bus/Bike Trains: For free, local transportation matching services for families with students in grades K-12 you can use LTD’s great SchoolPool program! By signing up you can find other families with children that attend your child’s school to share in carpool, biking, or walking duties. Any family can participate regardless of how they get to school now and incorporate these benefits into your daily school commute!
Getting started is easy:
- Contact your districts SRTS Coordinator or your child’s school and ask for the password to join your SchoolPool.
- Go to DrivelessConnect.com and register for an account.
- Search for your SchoolPool network and enter your password.
- Enter your commute and connect with other students who want to walk, bike, and carpool to school.
If you need any help, please contact Cody Franz 541-682-6112 Cody.Franz@ltd.org.
Bike Safety Education:
Bike Safety Education Curriculum. The 9-10 hour on-bike curriculum we use in our regional SRTS program
Bicycle Safer Journey series. A good overview video series
Bike Safety Quiz (for adults, kids, and drivers) via Ride Illinois
Bike Parking Analysis: Visit bit.ly/BikeParkingTemplate to obtain our regional bike parking analysis tool. This tool can be used to assess bike parking facilities at one school or to compare and contrast the quantity and quality of bike parking facilities at different schools. You can read the full Eugene-Springfield Bike Parking Report here (pdf).