PARKLAND, FL- The City of Parkland is encouraging all students and parents of Heron Heights Elementary School, Park Trails Elementary School, and Riverglades Elementary School to walk or bike to school on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. 

Wednesday is National Walk to School Day and provides a great chance for families to get some exercise and enjoy the great outdoors on the way to school. According to the Walk and Bike to School website, there are close to 4000 schools nationwide registered to participate in Wednesday's event. 

The City of Parkland would like to remind everyone of three simple rules while participating in Wednesday's event. Please keep close adult supervision of all children at all times. Please follow all traffic laws and use crosswalks when crossing the street. Stay safe and enjoy the outdoors.