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The City of Edinburgh Council is encouraging more children to walk by making the routes safer on the way to and from school by

  • Appointing School Travel Co-ordinators to work with schools on Travel Plans
  • Introducing 20mph zones around schools
  • Encouraging Schools to teach road safety and cycling
  • Tackling Congestion around the school gates

20 zone sign

Residents - apply for your School Streets Permit

School Streets begins at a further three schools in March 2016. This is a pilot scheme to limit traffic around the gates of primary schools to increase road safety and walking to school.

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