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Protect the Journey has been created by the ECFRPC & FDOT to encourage and educate decision and policy makers, planners, engineers, parents and the school community to incorporate Safe Routes to School policies and guidelines in school siting and planning, as well as transportation and land-use decisions. Video Highlights:
Multi-County, Multi-Agency point of view.
Cross-Agency collaboration to create sustainable, walkable, safe and desirable communities.
SRTS Policies and Guidelines in all agency plans (long-range transportation and land use plans, school siting and wellness plans, and master plans).
Schools should serve as community anchors and be located within walking distance of its students.
The long-term economic and health benefits of safe, walkable schools.
Parents, Principals, Teachers and the community at large are essential to an effective Safe Routes to School Program.
Funding was made possible by the FDOT Safe Routes to School Program.