Cleveland Elementary School students cross a crosswalk while participating in Walk and Roll to School Day from Excelsior Playground to their campus in the Excelsior District of San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, October 4, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Cleveland Elementary School students cross a crosswalk while participating in Walk and Roll to School Day from Excelsior Playground to their campus in the Excelsior District of San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, October 4, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF officials join students in Walk and Roll School Day

Crowds of students from Cleveland Elementary School, accompanied by their parents, siblings, teachers and volunteers gathered at Excelsior Playground in San Francisco’s Excelsior District Wednesday, October 4, 2017 to participate in Walk and Roll School Day, an event hosted to encourage students and others to practice safe habits while crossing streets as well as promoting the benefits of walking to school over driving. San Francisco city officials such as Mayor Ed Lee, Assemblymember David Chiu, Supervisor Ahsha Safai and SFMTA Director Ed Reiskin joined in on the five block stroll which was monitored by multiple SFPD motorcycle officers. Photos by Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner.

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