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Planning Considerations for Walking and Rolling to School in Fall 2020

Source:
Describes the benefits of including walking and biking to school in fall school re-opening plans and addresses four main planning questions.
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Toward a Shared Understanding of Pedestrian Safety: An Exploration of Context, Patterns, and Impacts

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)
Provides background context on pedestrian safety issues and risks, crash patterns and contributing factors, and resulting impacts.
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NCHRP Research Report 932: A Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health- Research Methods and Background Materials Supporting the Research Roadmap Final Report

Source: Transportation Research Board
Serves as a companion piece to the Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health and provides additional rationale and background, information supporting the research recommendations, and details on the roadmap development process.
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NCHRP Research Report 932: A Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health- Database of Resources

Source: Highway Safety Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Database of resources, tagged by sub-topics related to planning, policy making, case studies, and more, to support the NCHRP Research Report 932: A Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health.
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NCHRP Research Report 932: A Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health

Source: Transportation Research Board
Builds upon bodies of work that recognize and act on the connection between health and transportation and provides a plan for funding research over the next decade that considers health issues in transportation contexts.
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NCHRP Research Report 932: A Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health- Presentation to TRB CHAT Conference

Source: Highway Safety Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Presentation of a Research Roadmap for Transportation and Public Health presented at the TRB Conference on Health and Active Travel.
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Webinars and Learning Opportunities Offered by Partner and Peer Organizations

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
As COVID-19 has limited in-person training and conferences, PBIC is maintaining a list of upcoming and recorded learning opportunities offered by partner and peer organizations.
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Events As Tools for Change

Source: Vision Zero for Youth
Info brief focuses on how events, such as Walk or Bike to School Day, can serve as powerful catalysts for improving safety and building a healthy community for everyone.
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Physical activity from walking and cycling for daily travel in the United States, 2001–2017: Demographic, socioeconomic, and geographic variation

Source: Buehler, Pucher and Bauman; Journal of Transport and Health, Vol. 16 (March 2020).
This research paper documents changes in rates of walking and bicycling in the United States between 2011 and 2017.
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Who is Walking or Biking to School? Patterns from the 2017 National Household Travel Survey and Future Directions

Source: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)
Info brief explores 2017 National Household Travel Survey data within the context of students traveling to school.
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