January 20, 2016 8:54 PMCategory: Physical Activity

National Association of Realtors Highlights Walkable Communities

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The Winter 2016 issue of On Common Ground, published by the National Association of Realtors, is all about designing healthy communities. The first article, “Walkable Communities: The prescription for better health,” features Plan4Health as one example of efforts to change the built environment to enable walkability. Plan4Health and its collaboration between APA and APHA combats […]

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March 2, 2015 9:25 PMCategory:

Columbus, Indiana

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Healthy Communities The City of Columbus (Indiana) is building upon existing health efforts and partnerships.  The coalition work is lead by Healthy Communities and the City of Columbus-Bartholomew County Planning Department.  The initiative has focused on increasing daily physical activity by bridging the gap between policy adoption and implementation as it relates to the built environment. The built […]

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