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The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?

America Walks, Rails to Trails Conservancy and LOCUS hosted a free joint webinar “The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?” on February 24 at 2pm Eastern. The webinar examined the FAST Act legislation passed in December 2015 and discussed ways that traditional and new programs in the legislation can … Continue reading The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?

New March 24th Webinar “Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities”

Register Here Webinar Title: Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities Date & Time: Thursday March 24th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Looking to increase resident engagement in your work? Need cash quickly for an urgent project? Trying to build an individual donor base to take your nonprofit to the … Continue reading New March 24th Webinar “Fundraising on the Move: Crowdfunding for Walkable Communities”

Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky

America Walks’ Tools for the Field webinar series continued by showcasing Kentucky’s “Pedestrian Planning for Communities” training and implementation program. In the last few years, this partnership effort, led by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Department for Public Health, has helped 30 communities across the state to develop, adopt and start to fund and … Continue reading Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky

New March 8 Webinar “Tactical Urbanism”

Register Here When: Tuesday March 8 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific About The Webinar America Walks is excited to announce the third webinar of our free 2016 webinar series. In March’s webinar, we will look at how tactical urbanism is helping to shape the built environment. Walkable communities are safe, healthy and vibrant communities. America Walks is excited … Continue reading New March 8 Webinar “Tactical Urbanism”

New Feb 24th Webinar: “The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?”

Date and Time: February 24th at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Register Here About the Webinar America Walks, Rails to Trails Conservancy and LOCUS are excited to announce a free joint webinar “The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?” on February 24 at 2pm Eastern. The webinar will examine the FAST … Continue reading New Feb 24th Webinar: “The New Federal Transportation Bill: What Does It Mean for the Walking Movement?”

New Webinar- Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky

Date and Time: Thursday, February 11th at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Register Here About the Webinar America Walks’ Tools for the Field webinar series continues February 11th by showcasing Kentucky’s “Pedestrian Planning for Communities” training and implementation program. In the last few years, this partnership effort, led by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Department … Continue reading New Webinar- Pedestrian Planning for Communities: A Transferable Training and Implementation Program from Kentucky

Bringing It Home – the Call to Action and Elected Officials

America Walks and the National League of Cities was excited to be able to offer a webinar on how local elected officials can take advantage of the recently released Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities.  The webinar features a briefing on the Call to Action from the lead scientific writer of the document and … Continue reading Bringing It Home – the Call to Action and Elected Officials

America Walks Connecting the Dots Webinar

This webinar is the first part in an exciting new initiative to bring together local advocates, federal agencies and our network to grow the work being done to make America a great place to walk! Agency representatives discuss the structure and background of agency regional offices including Departments of Health & Human Services, Department of Transportation … Continue reading America Walks Connecting the Dots Webinar

Call to Action – What Does it Mean? Webinar

America Walks is excited to announce that the Surgeon General released his Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities titled “Step it Up!” on September 9th with an event in Washington, DC. This is a shining moment for the walking and walkability efforts underway across the country and we want you to be part … Continue reading Call to Action – What Does it Mean? Webinar

What’s Happening at the Walking College? Webinar

The final webinar in America Walks’ “Walking College” series features the Walking College Fellows themselves. Hailing from 22 different states and the Pacific island nation of Palau, this collection of community advocates, public health professionals, planners, and others have one thing in common – they are all passionate about improving walkability in their own neighborhoods … Continue reading What’s Happening at the Walking College? Webinar