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July
2023
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AAA Urges Drivers to Stay Alert as Students Return to School

AAA's safety campaign aims to curb unsafe driving in school zones and neighborhoods

MEDIA ALERT

MEDIA CONTACT:

Montrae Waiters, AAA spokeswoman

The Auto Club Group

Cell (813) 244-0815, MWaiters@acg.aaa.com

AAA Urges Drivers to Stay Alert as Students Return to School

AAA's safety campaign aims to curb unsafe driving in school zones and neighborhoods

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WHY:

The "AAA's School's Open-Drive Carefully" Awareness Campaign is designed to curb the trend of unsafe driving behavior in school zones and neighborhoods that can result in children's injuries and death.

WHO:

In partnership with the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety, local law enforcement, traffic safety partners, school districts, and elected officials, AAA-The Auto Club Group will hit the road to host five School's Open - Drive Carefully press events across the state from July 26th -August 3rd, to kick off the back-to-school season. All participants will be available for media interviews. For press conference agendas and specific details contact Montrae Waiters.

WHEN:

SCHOOL'S OPEN DRIVE CAREFULLY ROUTES:

Wednesday, July 26th

10:30 a.m.

Columbia County

Grovetown Elementary School

300 Ford Ave.

Grovetown, GA

Thursday, July 27th

10:30 a.m.

Bibb County Bus Depot

4580 Cavalier Drive

Macon, GA

Tuesday, August 1st

10:00 a.m.

Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools Systems

208 Bull Street

Savannah, GA

Wednesday, August 2nd

10:30 a.m.

Columbus-Muscogee County

Muscogee County School District

2960 Macon Rd

Columbus, GA

Thursday, August 3rd

10:30 a.m.

Fulton County

Heards Ferry Elementary School

6151 Powers Ferry Rd

Sandy Springs, GA

Visit the AAA Georgia Newsroom

Twitter @AAAGeorgia

About AAA - The Auto Club Group

The Auto Club Group (ACG) is the second largest AAA club in North America with more than 13 million members across 14 U.S. states, the province of Quebec, and two U.S. territories. ACG and its affiliates provide members with roadside assistance, insurance products, banking and financial services, travel offerings, and more. ACG belongs to the National AAA Federation with more than 62 million members in the United States and Canada. AAA's mission is to protect and advance freedom of mobility and improve traffic safety. For more information, get the AAA Mobile app, visit AAA.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.