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NYC DOT Provides Maps for Walking to School


  The New York City Department of Transportation has published a series of maps for each school district within the five boroughs indicating the presence of crosswalks, stop signs, traffic lights and school location. Parents and other residents can view the traffic laws of the immediate area surrounding schools by logging onto the DOT’s website and downloading …

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Chicago DOT Provides SRTS Resource


The Chicago Department of Transportation has developed an online resource to facilitate Safe Routes to School programs.  The Chicago Safe Routes to School Toolbox provides coordinators with ideas and guidelines for organizing and promoting events both within and outside the Chicago area. The Toolbox includes valuable educational, encouragement, and enforcement tips, as well as contact information …

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Rutgers Bike Share Program


Working with the Rutgers University Department of Transportation Services, the Rutgers Green Purchasing Program launched a bike rental pilot program on the Rutgers University – New Brunswick campus. Sponsored by the Rutgers Energy Institute, the university purchased 150 bikes that will be available for rent throughout the New Brunswick Campus. Rental Fees Semester Rental: $25.00 …

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