MPO 101: New Funding, New Players, New Game

Why Build Safe Routes to School into Regional Governments

Part one of a two-part series discussing the role of regional governments in Safe Routes to School.

Regional governments have the power to significantly impact active transportation in your community. Understanding metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs), especially with the new MAP-21 funding, is critical to keeping Safe Routes to School at the forefront. This webinar discusses how an MPO operates and what you'll need to know to build Safe Routes to School into your regional game plan.


  • Erika Young, NARC
  • Joe Fish, MORPC
  • Stephanie Weber, Safe Routes Partnership
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