Clean commute students win Santa Clara SR2S poster contest

Have you taken the VTA buses or Light Rail recently? If so, you might have spied some creative work promoting biking, walking, and transit. The Santa Clara Safe Routes to School (SR2S) program teamed up with the City of Santa Clara, the Santa Clara Unified School...

Kids bike for fun!

If anyone knows how to have a good time on a bike, it's a kid. Haman Elementary School held its first Family Bike Night last week, in which over 100 students and their parents brought their bikes and enjoyed an evening of biking activities. They were greeted with...

The wonders of science

Do you remember the scientific method? Briarwood Elementary School recently held its Science Fair Night, during which the cafeteria was lined with student projects displaying everything from the effects of no soil on plants to the strength of magnets. However, this...

Santa Clara Task Force meeting

How do you get people to walk or bike? The Santa Clara Safe Routes to School program held its second task force meeting yesterday. City Officials, SVBC, Santa Clara Unified School District, and school representatives met to talk about ways to make our communities more...

Wheel Around Day!

When you can’t ride your bike to or from school, why not ride bikes at school? The SVBC Santa Clara Safe Routes to School Program teamed up with the YMCA after-school program at Bowers Elementary School to host the first Wheel Around Day on Friday, February 15th. The...