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America Walks Presents at 82nd Annual Convention of the Arkansas Municipal League

Ian Thomas, America Walks State & Local Program Director, presented at the 82nd Annual Convention of the Arkansas Municipal League on June 16th. Ian’s presentation looked at the power of walkable communities and highlighted examples of successful projects in Arkansas that support these efforts. Ian’s talk included his top five reasons local elected officials want walkable communities, which are:

  • Traffic Safety
  • Public Health
  • Social Justice
  • Transportation Budget
  • Economic Development

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