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Safer Routes to School (BTA)

Posted by on September 17th, 2007 at 4:22 pm

Volunteer for Safer Routes to Schools Programs

We are looking for volunteers who know how to have fun.

Portland’s Safer Routes to School (SR2S) program teaches biking and walking safety to elementary school children in the Portland metro area. These important lessons include community walk and bike rides that need the help of volunteers. The Safer Route program is entering its 3rd year and is building sustainable volunteer partnerships within the communities that we serve.

If your business, organization or institution would be interested in partnering with Safer Routes to help make walking and biking to school in your community the best option, please contact Gregg Lavender at the Bicycle Transportation Alliance, gregg@bta4bikes.org or 503-226-0676 x 20 (emails preferred.)

Volunteers needed each Friday from September 21st to November 2nd from 9 am- noon or from 1:00 pm- 3:30 pm (among other times).

Sponsored By Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA)
When: Friday, , 09:00 AM
Event Location: 25 various elementary schools (mostly in Portland/ a few in surrounding communities)
Contact: Gregg Lavender
Contact E-Mail: Gregg@bta4bikes.org
Contact Phone: 503-226-0676 x 20 (emails preferred)
Website: http://www.bta4bikes.org/btablog/category/safe-routes-to-school/

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One Comment
  • Lillie September 26, 2007 at 5:18 pm

    Do you know when the city is going to update their SR2S website? Bridlemile has completed the program, but the website doesn\’t reflect the changes, routes, trails, etc.

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