Posted on June 14, 2011 3:51 PM
The third Safe Routes to School National Conference will take place August 16-18 in Minneapolis, MN. The conference is an opportunity for participants to share experiences, challenges, and successes in implementing Safe Routes to School projects and programs. Early registration, at the rate of $300, is available until June 17, 2011.
James L. Oberstar, former Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the Congressional leader of the Safe Routes to School movement, will be recognized at the conference for his leadership and vision, and will address conference attendees.
Conference participants may also attend the Safe Routes to School National Partnership's free Annual Meeting, which will take place on August 15 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. in conjunction with the conference. The meeting’s theme is "Building the Movement". Register for the Annual Meeting as part of registration for the National Conference.