The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT), and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota’s Center for Prevention (Blue Cross) provide Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Workshops to interested communities on an ongoing basis. The workshop is taught by a combination of SRTS practitioners from MDH, MnDOT, and Blue Cross and provide a customized approach to advancing SRTS in your community.
Target audiences include engineers, law enforcement, planners, public health practitioners, school administrators, elected officials, students, parents and advocates.
Safe Routes Academy will offer a limited number of SRTS Workshops in Minnesota through rolling applications and will be reviewed regularly. All communities are eligible whether they are just starting SRTS efforts or have well established programs. If you feel your community is a great candidate for the workshop, please briefly respond to the following questions: