Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program

Typical Support
75%, 25% local government match
Application Deadline
Continuous Application Cycle

The primary goals of the Traffic and Safety Division of the Utah Department of Transportation is to improve safety in the areas surrounding schools and to assist and encourage students living within 1.5/2 miles to safely walk or bike to school.  To assist in achieving this goal, a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program has been implemented statewide.  Funding for both infrastructure improvements and educational programs to promote safe walking and bicycling to and from elementary, middle, and junior high schools is available.

FY 2024 funding application deadline October 8, 2021

Need to verify these points: Proposed sidewalks must be located adjacent to a State highway, in an urban area where there is significant pedestrian traffic.

Last Updated: July 17, 2020

Program Categories

Pedestrian/Bike | Sidewalk  | Transportation