The NJ Safe Routes to School Recognition Program and Sustainable Jersey and Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification programs have actions that help make communities more walkable and bikeable! It’s a great partnership!
Municipalities and Schools that meet the requirements for the NJ Safe Routes to School Recognition Program can ALSO earn points toward Sustainable Jersey and Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification. Below are tutorials that provide guidance on how to implement actions under the Sustainable Jersey program that make communities walkable and bikeable.
Earn points for the NJ SRTS Recognition Program AND Sustainable Jersey for Schools!
|Two SRTS events and one active transportation best practice toward Bronze recognition||10 points toward Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety and Promotion Initiatives action|
|School Travel Plan toward Gold recognition||10 points for school toward School Travel Plan for Walking and Biking action|
|Show ongoing support from School Green Team toward Gold recognition||Establishing a School Green Team is required for registering for SJ for Schools|
|Show ongoing support from School Wellness Council from Gold recognition||10 points for School Wellness Council action|
Earn points for the NJ SRTS Recognition Program AND Sustainable Jersey for Municipalities!
|Silver level SRTS Recognition Program for
|10 points for municipality toward the
Safe Routes to School action
|Adopt Complete Streets Policy requirement for Gold level recognition||10 points for municipality toward the Adopt Complete Streets action|