Webinars

Webinars

New Webinar: Walk into Action: Walking and Walkability Policy Issues (October 10, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Walk into Action: Walking and Walkability Policy Issues Webinar Date/Time: October 10, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar The 2018 election is right around the corner and at America Walks we believe walking and walkability are ballot issues. At the national, state, and local level, walking advocates … Continue reading New Webinar: Walk into Action: Walking and Walkability Policy Issues (October 10, 2018)

Pedestrians Are People Too: The Criminalization of Walking (September 12, 2018 Webinar)

Walking is the original form of transportation and yet too often it is forgotten in planning, promotion, and protection. Equally concerning is the increased messaging around victim-blaming, distracted walking legislation, and other moves to criminalize walking. This webinar explores the criminalization in walking and the responsibility we all have in supporting a culture of safe … Continue reading Pedestrians Are People Too: The Criminalization of Walking (September 12, 2018 Webinar)

Act Fast: The Growing Call for Slower Speeds (August 8, 2018 Webinar)

Every community member has a right to safe places to walk and be physically active. It is critical that we address the poor street design, improper speeds, and culture that prioritizes cars over people that continues to unnecessarily endanger the most vulnerable users of the public rights of way. Unfortunately, the rise in pedestrian fatalities … Continue reading Act Fast: The Growing Call for Slower Speeds (August 8, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar: Pedestrians Are People Too: The Criminalization of Walking (September 12, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Pedestrians Are People Too: The Criminalization of Walking Webinar Date/Time: Wednesday September 12, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar Walking is the original form of transportation and yet too often it is forgotten in planning, promotion, and protection. Equally concerning is the increased messaging around victim-blaming, distracted … Continue reading New Webinar: Pedestrians Are People Too: The Criminalization of Walking (September 12, 2018)

New Webinar- Walking Towards Justice Episode #4: Connecting and Allying with the Disability Rights Movement (September 26, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Date/Time: September 26, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Discussion “Connecting and Allying with the Disability Rights Movement” At their core, walkable communities are about the way space and land use serve as foundations for how humans interact. Walkability advocates have worked tirelessly for years to address how … Continue reading New Webinar- Walking Towards Justice Episode #4: Connecting and Allying with the Disability Rights Movement (September 26, 2018)

New Webinar: Act Fast: The Growing Call for Slower Speeds (August 8, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Act Fast: The Growing Call for Slower Speeds Webinar Date/Time: August 8, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar Every community member has a right to safe places to walk and be physically active. It is critical that we address the poor street design, improper speeds, and culture … Continue reading New Webinar: Act Fast: The Growing Call for Slower Speeds (August 8, 2018)

Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (July 11, 2018 Webinar)

At America Walks, we believe that all communities of all shapes and sizes have the potential to be walkable communities. We have seen inspiring work being done across the US to promote physical activity and improve walkability in small towns and rural communities. This webinar explores some of that work and the trends of walkability … Continue reading Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (July 11, 2018 Webinar)

Walkable Transformations: Healthy, Active, and Engaged Communities (June 21, 2018 Webinar)

At America Walks, we believe that every community has the potential to be one where walking and physical activity are available to all members. We highlight three communities who have undergone transformations to create spaces that put people first. Hear from speakers who have done the hard work to create healthy, active, and engaging places … Continue reading Walkable Transformations: Healthy, Active, and Engaged Communities (June 21, 2018 Webinar)

Register Now for Our July-December 2018 Webinars

Mark those calendars! America Walks is excited to announce the second six webinars of its monthly series. Held every second Wednesday of the month at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific, these webinars look to expand knowledge, highlight success stories, and share new tools and resources. Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (July 11, … Continue reading Register Now for Our July-December 2018 Webinars

New Webinar: Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (July 11th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns Webinar Date/Time: July 11, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar At America Walks, we believe that all communities of all shapes and sizes have the potential to be walkable communities. We have seen inspiring work being done across … Continue reading New Webinar: Opportunities for Walkability in Rural Communities and Small Towns (July 11th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)