Evaluation of the California Safe Routes to School legislation: urban form changes and children's active transportation to school.

@article{Boarnet2005EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the California Safe Routes to School legislation: urban form changes and children's active transportation to school.},
  author={Marlon G. Boarnet and Craig L Anderson and Kristen Day and Tracy McMillan and Mariela Alfonzo},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={28 2 Suppl 2},
  pages={134-40}
}
BACKGROUND Walking or bicycling to school could contribute to children's daily physical activity, but physical environment changes are often needed to improve the safety and convenience of walking and cycling routes. The California Safe Routes to School (SR2S) legislation provided competitive funds for construction projects such as sidewalks, traffic lights, pedestrian crossing improvements, and bicycle paths. METHODS A cross-sectional evaluation examined the relationship between urban form… CONTINUE READING
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