Walk To School Day

Walk to School Day takes place October 8th 2014. There are lots of folks organizing walks, or organize your own – with support from LADOT and others. More details here.

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Ideas On How Metro and the Rams Can Expand Fan Transportation Choices

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You may have heard that the National Football League’s Rams are back in Los Angeles. The football is no doubt exciting, but the team’s presence has also elevated Southern California conversations about parking, congestion, transit, and traffic. Now through 2018, the Rams play home games at the Coliseum in Exposition Park, a stone’s throw from the Metro […]

#StreetsR4Families: Walk/Bike to School Day Is Easy

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This Walktober, a record eighty-five schools in the City of Los Angeles participated in LADOT’s “Walk to School Day” Program. The total number dwarfed those of past years, as more and more schools are actively encouraging students to walk to school. Richland Elementary School, where my son is currently enrolled in Transitional Kindergarten, was one […]

Happy Walk To School Day! Share Your Stories

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It’s Walktober, and today is International Walk to School Day! The L.A. City Department of Transportation (LADOT) set up a helpful Los Angeles Walk to School Day website with supportive tips, a map of participating schools, and other great stuff. 85 schools are participating in this second annual citywide Walk to School Day LA with 66 […]

Walktober! Participate in Walk to School Day on October 6th

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Since 1997, communities around the U.S. have been celebrating Walk to School Day. In 2009, over 3,300 walking events registered their participation in Walk to School events. How many will this year? How are those of us in Southern California supporting this great event? Walk to School Day on October 6th, is an event that […]