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Design Assistance Services for Safe Routes

Sidewalk construction showing recently poured and smoothed cement  No cost technical assistance is available from WSDOT to schools and communities to help with the design of pedestrian and bicycle improvements.  Assistance is also available for developing projects

Contact: Safe Routes to School Coordinator for technical assistance and site visits.

Design Guidance

Identifying the right solutions for your project requires a knowledge of the various options and an understanding of how the options meet the different needs of different situations. There are many guidelines, manuals, policies, and standards at both the state and federal level to help you find out more through the links below: 

Local Agencies are required to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and follow the Local Agency Guideline Manual,