August Meeting: Southern California Safe Routes to School Network

Please join us Wednesday August 10th via conference call from 10 – 11 a.m. for our Safe Routes to School Southern California Network Meeting. All are welcome and invited to join.

Wednesday, August 10th, 10 – 11 a.m.
Conference Call Number: (218) 862-1001
Access Code: 1009315#
*6 mute/unmute


1.  Welcome, Introductions, 5 min

2.  Update from Safe Routes to School Technical Assistance Resource Center (TARC) Kristin Haukom, California Active Communities, California Department of Public Health, 5 min.  TARC staff update Aug 2011

3.  Advocacy Efforts in San Diego County to impact SANDAG RTP, Elyse Lowe Move San Diego, presentation 5-7 minutes, discussion 5-7 minutes

4.  Advocacy Efforts in SCAG Region – Current RTP/SCS workshops, Beth Steckler, Move LA and Tamanna Rahman, American Lung Association, California, presentation 5-7 minutes, discussion 7-10 minutes  Video on the RTP/SCS workshop and why it matters and  Dates and Times of August RTP/SCS workshops

SCAG’s draft RTP Active Transportation Update
6. Safe Places to Play and Be Active, Anita Ponce, Prevention Institute

Check in Walk to School Day – who is planning events, Glendale to proclaim Walktober 2nd year in a row! What are other cities doing?

  Comments and Announcement from others

Safe Routes to School National Conference Aug 15-18 2011 in Minneapolis

  • National Partnership Annual Meeting – Monday afternoon (everyone invited)
  • Safe Routes to School Social – Monday night (everyone invited)
  • California State Meet up at National SRTS Conference Tuesday 5-6pm (everyone invited)
  • Follow the tweeting, add to the tweeting – use #SRTSconf

Southern California Network meetings for the rest of 2011 listed below – note  we
use the same conference call number listed above for every meeting.
* September 14, 2011 10am-11am
* October 12, 2011 10am-11am
* November 9, 201110am-11am
* December 14, 2011 10am-11am

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