Webinars

Webinars

New Webinar: Grading the Walking Movement (July 12, 2016)

Register Today Title: Grading the Walking Movement: The 2016 State Report Cards When: July 12th, 2016 at 1pm Eastern, 10am Pacific About the Webinar America Walks, in partnership with the Safe Routes to School National Partnership and YMCA of the USA, is excited to offer a chance to go back to school and measure the … Continue reading New Webinar: Grading the Walking Movement (July 12, 2016)

New Webinar: “Developing Leadership for Walkable Communities”

Register Here Date and Time: Thursday, June 30th at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Webinar Host: Ian Thomas, State and Local Program Director, America Walks Presenter: Guy Williams, President and C.E.O., Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice About the Webinar On June 30th, Guy Williams, a national leader in environmental justice, will share his expertise on developing leadership with … Continue reading New Webinar: “Developing Leadership for Walkable Communities”

New Webinar: Friends and Allies of the Walking Movement (July 14th)

Register Here Please note, this webinar also serves as the Module #3 webinar for our 2016 Walking College. Date and Time: July 14, 2016 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Webinar Title: “Friends and Allies of the Walking Movement” About the Webinar At the 2015 National Walking Summit, keynote speaker Ron Sims reminded us that though we may … Continue reading New Webinar: Friends and Allies of the Walking Movement (July 14th)

New Webinar: Walking College Webinar #1 “Why Walking & Walkability”

Register Here Webinar Title: “Why Walking and Walkability?” Date and Time: Thursday, June 16th at 11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern Webinar Host: Ian Thomas, State and Local Program Director, America Walks Presenter: Mark Fenton, Adjunct Associate Professor, Tufts University’s Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy About the Webinar Join America’s best-known Walking Champion, Mark Fenton, for an … Continue reading New Webinar: Walking College Webinar #1 “Why Walking & Walkability”

New Webinar and Training- Local Ballot Initiatives

Register for the Informational Webinar Here America Walks and the Center for Transportation Excellence are excited to announce a new online webinar and training series. The series will arm advocates with the knowledge, training and tools to successfully initiate Local Ballot Initiatives to support projects and infrastructure related to improving transit to develop walkable communities. … Continue reading New Webinar and Training- Local Ballot Initiatives

Paths to Walkable Communities Webinar

The release of the Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking & Walkable Communities in September 2015 was a watershed moment for the walking movement. Its release provided leadership and motivation for governments, businesses and organizations to address the numerous barriers to safe, active mobility and promoted the multiple health benefits of walking. This webinar … Continue reading Paths to Walkable Communities Webinar

Partnering for Strong Economies- Regional Councils & Walkable Communities Webinar

America Walks and the National Association of Regional Councils hosted webinar which examines how federal transportation funding is allocated through Regional Councils and how to access it for projects that promote walkable communities including complete streets, safety efforts and place-making. The webinar explores two unique perspectives as we hear from both a planner from a … Continue reading Partnering for Strong Economies- Regional Councils & Walkable Communities Webinar

New Webinar: Call to Action: Paths to Walkable Communities

Register Here Date and Time: May 12, 2016 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Webinar Title: “Call to Action: Paths to Walkable Communities” Register Here About the Webinar The release of the Surgeon General’s Call to Action on Walking & Walkable Communities in September 2015 was a watershed moment for the walking movement. Its release provided … Continue reading New Webinar: Call to Action: Paths to Walkable Communities

Walking as a Practice April 14th Webinar

In this webinar, we will take a take a closer look at the “Walking as a Practice” report that was released in January 2016 and can be downloaded here. This report outlines four categories that identify how individuals and organizations are engaging in the practice of walking. Participants hear from the author of the report, Jonathon … Continue reading Walking as a Practice April 14th Webinar

New Webinar- Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities

Webinar Title:  Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities Date and Time: May 5, 2016 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here  About the Webinar Join America Walks and the National Association of Regional Councils for a webinar on May 5th at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific. The webinar will examine how federal transportation … Continue reading New Webinar- Partnering for Strong Economies: Regional Councils and Walkable Communities