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On August fourteenth, students attending public schools in Brevard County will be returning for a new school year.  Many students will be walking to school, mixing with bicyclists, other pedestrians, school buses and parents dropping off their children. Other children will be riding bicycles. 

To some children, the route to and from their school campus will be new to them; to others, they'll assume they know everything there is to know about walking or riding between school and home.  Titusville Fire and Emergency Services Department asks parents to talk to and work with their children this weekend to make sure they are ready to travel independently and safely to their schools.  Here's why:
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For more information go to Safe Kids: http://www.safekids.org/blog-post/during-back-school-season-lets-make-sure-all-cries-are-good-ones or contact Life Safety Specialist Heather Gilmore at 321-383-5708, www.titusville.com

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