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SRV Street Smarts 2013-14 kickoff event
September 26, 2013 @ 1:30 pm - 2:15 pmFree
Mark Ballock, League Cycling Instructor, to Highlight Helmet Safety at the 2013â€“2014 Street Smarts Media Kick-off Event
WHAT:Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 2013â€“2014 San Ramon Valley STREET SMARTS Media Kick-off Event
WHEN:Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 1:30 pm, Thursday, September 26, 2013
WHERE:Â Â Â Â Â Veterans Memorial Building
400 Hartz Avenue, Danville, CA 94526
Guest Speaker:Â Â Mark Ballock, League Certified Instructor (LCI)
Presenters:Â Â Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich, San Ramon Mayor Bill Clarkson, Contra Costa County District II Supervisor Candace Andersen, SRVUSD Board President Ken Mintz
Emcee: Â Terry Koehne, Street Smarts Advisory Committee member
Please join us on September 26 to learn about the great Street Smarts programs planned for the 2013â€“2014 school year, including:
- The 10th Annual Storybook Poster Contest for elementary school students
- The â€œBe Reelâ€ Video Contest for middle school students
- The â€œIt Happensâ€ teen traffic safety campaign
- Traffic safety assemblies and bike rodeos
Mark Ballock, League Certified Instructor and local community leader, will share his personal and professional experience on the importance of wearing a proper bicycle helmet. Attendees will also get to see the winning traffic safety advertisements from last yearâ€™s high school campaign. These ads will appear throughout the school year on County Connection buses, in local online media, on San Ramon transit shelters, and on street banners.
STREET SMARTS is a traffic safety education program serving the San Ramon Valley. The program is a partnership between the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, the City of San Ramon, the Town of Danville, and the County of Contra Costa. Program sponsors include State Farm (â€œIt Happensâ€ program), Sunset Development (Storybook Poster Contest), and the San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs.