Demonstration Project Technical Assistance solicitation
Safe Routes to School Demonstration Project Technical Assistance will support communities with existing Safe Routes to School plans, or other comprehensive SRTS approaches, in undertaking the process to plan, design and implement a SRTS demonstration project in their community. Selected communities will participate in a professional facilitated workshop to explore safety issues and collaboratively develop solutions at a location identified in their SRTS plan or other planning document. Communities will partner with the local road authority to develop an MN MUTCD-compliant demonstration project concept. This technical assistance includes all the drawings, specifications and permits required to implement the demonstration project. Installation materials will be provided to implement a demonstration project at the identified location in spring or fall 2021. Community members are encouraged to participate in project installation and evaluation.
Selected communities are intended to begin work in February 2021, completing work by June 2021 or starting in August and completing work in November 2021.
Application - The SRTS Demonstration Project Technical Assistance application needs to be submitted by 5 p.m. on Oct. 2, 2020.