Register for Free 2017 Regional Trainings

Safe Routes to School logo with blue background and icon of walking, bicycling, and wheelchair on the top The Michigan Fitness Foundation invites you to attend a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) regional training! Each training will consist of a series of presentations as some of Michigan’s most innovative SRTS projects share best-practices and success stories, followed by hands-on, sessions designed to help you build or sustain a SRTS project. Breakout session topics include:


  • >Action planning for success
  • >Conducting a meaningful walking audit
  • >Addressing parent fears and safety concerns
  • >Building stronger student and parent encouragement programs
  • >Navigating the Michigan Grant System application site
  • >Sustaining a district-wide SRTS project
  • >Infrastructure and non-Infrastructure eligibility challenges

If you are an award recipient, principal, teacher, school transportation supervisor, city planner, road authority, or community member, this training is for you. All trainings are FREE, but registration is required as space is limited.



Thursday, May 18th

4-7pm (Light meal provided)

Grand Rapids Public Schools University

1400 Fuller Ave NE, GR, MI 49505

Register for the Grand Rapids training



Wednesday, May 31st

4pm-7pm (Light meal provided)

SEMCOG Offices, Suite 1400

1001 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI

Register for the Detroit training



Wednesday, August 23rd

10am-3pm (Lunch provided)

James Norris Physical Education Center

Lake Superior State University

W Easterday Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Register for the Sault Ste Marie training



Thursday, August 24th

11am- 4pm (Lunch provided)

Peter White Library

217 N Front St, Marquette, MI

Register for the Marquette training


Questions? Email Operations Coordinator, Mariama Lockington or call (517) 908-3826.

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