Funding Available for School Bicycle Racks

Background

Florida Safe Routes to School Program Management provides equipment and other resources to help establish, maintain or enhance pedestrian and bicycle safety education programs.  While Florida Safe Routes to School Program Management is committed to providing educational resources necessary (e.g., pedestrian and bicycle safety education lessons) to teach the safety education program, they are equally committed to providing the funds necessary to implement and sustain programs throughout the state.

Purpose

 The purpose of the bicycle rack program is for Safe Routes to School Program Management to provide bicycle racks to Florida schools. This will be accomplished by a Florida school and/or its partner reviewing available bicycle racks and providing a request bicycle racks to Safe Routes to School Program Management for review.  Once approved, Safe Routes to School Program Management will purchase the bicycle racks directly and have them shipped to the address specified.

For more information, contact:
Florida Safe Routes to School Program Management, University of Florida
Dan Connaughton, Program Director
300 Florida Gym, Stadium Road Gainesville, FL 32611
352-294-1685
352-392-7588
SRTS@hhp.ufl.edu