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International Walk to School Day

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Participates in International Walk to School Day

At an event celebrating International Walk to School Day, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood joined elementary school students in Silver Spring, Maryland today to showcase the federal ”Safe Routes to School” (SRTS) program and to highlight First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” initiative.  Secretary LaHood, joined by Maryland Lt. Governor Anthony Brown, escorted students to East Silver Spring Elementary School to encourage children nationwide to walk and bike safely to school.