Safe Route To School Grants



The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced the recipients of $3.8 million in federal grants for Safe Routes to School.

The grants will support Safe Routes to School at 105 schools in 61communities.
  
Included is up to $3,000 to the city of Rushford and the Rushford-Peterson School District to develop a community-wide plan for the creation of safe biking and walking routes to schools.

The city of Red Wing will receive a non-infrastructure grant of just over $27,000 to fund a part-time coordinator to collaborate and implement walking and biking to school, neighborhood "bus hubs;" bike safety training; digital speed signs and crosswalk "stings;" and evaluation.

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Locations : Rushford
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