Walking Wednesday starts tomorrow
Tue, Jan 8 4:43pm

Join the Mary Farmar Elementary Walking Wednesday Program

Make getting to school fun! Gather your friends, classmates and neighbors and walk to school together. Meet at one of the following locations:

Ninth Street Park

Park and Walk/Drop-off location

School leaders will meet students at 8 am and leave to walk to school promptly at 8:10 am.

W. 7th St. and Lori Drive

Benicia Police Department officers will be stationed at the intersection by 8 am to safely cross students across W. 7th Street. Walkers can then proceed to school using Cheryl Drive to Drolette Way. School leaders will not be walking with students.

Walking Wednesday is part of the Mary Farmar Safe Passage Program, in partnership with the Solano Safe Routes to School (SR2S) Program. The goal is to reduce school traffic, encourage active ways to get to school and build community spirit at MFE.

Take steps toward making positive change at our school... Let’s reduce school traffic and start the day a healthy way by walking to school every Wednesday!

Join our meeting focusing on traffic issues our school this Friday 1 - 2. There will be a babysitter for kiddos.


Betsy Beavers, SR2S Program Coordinator, 707-399-3222 or bbeavers@sta.ca.gov Brittney Mager, teacher, 707-453-6250 or bmager@beniciaunified.org