Annual Walk and Bike to School Day

PUBLIC HEALTH. At 7: 30 a.m. on Wed., October 2, TransOptions, Stanhope Public Schools, and local police will sponsor a "walking school bus" to promote walking to school as a health measure for children.

Sep 23 2019 | 04:21 PM

Students and parents are invited to participate in a "walking school bus" to emphasize the health benefits of having children walk or bike to school.

Parents and students who are interested in participating will meet at designated locations throughout the town to walk to school as a group.

TransOptions aims to improve mobility and overall quality of life in northwestern New Jersey. TransOptions promotes healty options for commuting, such as bicycle riding, walking, and ride sharing. It also advocates for sustainable living.

For more information about TransOptions, visit https://www.transoptions.org