Duties of the School Traffic Safety Advisory Committee (PATH):

Duties of City PATH are to guide and coordinate all activities associated with the general school safety programs, including the following:

  • Develop recommended policy on school walk trip safety.
  • Provide periodic review of conditions, programs, and policies; recommend improvements to City and school officials.
  • Coordinate the receiving, reviewing, and resolution of suggestions and complaints about school trip safety.
  • Assist in developing recommended school bus/pedestrian service area boundaries based on the school trip safety situation.
  • Maintain a good public relations program regarding school pedestrian safety.
  • Recommend immediate actions for emergency problems to responsible units of government and monitor followup.
  • Provide input to the decision process for new school location and design.