Webinars

Webinars

From 8 to 80: Creating Livable Communities for All Ages (May 9, 2018 Webinar)

Walkable communities are only truly walkable when they are able to be enjoyed and accessed by members of all ages. Learn how communities of all shapes and sizes are making sure they are livable for people of all ages and abilities. This webinar is intended for advocates just getting started on the walking path as well as anyone interested in learning more about … Continue reading From 8 to 80: Creating Livable Communities for All Ages (May 9, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar: A Good Investment: The Benefits of Walkable Communities (June 13, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: A Good Investment: The Benefits of Walkable Communities Webinar Date/Time: Wednesday June 13 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar You can’t put a price on a good walk, but you can calculate some of the benefits of walkability. This webinar will explore the benefits that come to … Continue reading New Webinar: A Good Investment: The Benefits of Walkable Communities (June 13, 2018)

New Webinar: There’s A Walking App for That (May 22, 2018)

Register Here Webinar Title: There’s a Walking App for That Webinar Date/Time: eiday 22, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Many are talking about how technology will influence the shape of our cities and what we define as walkability, but what about the technology that will influence how we walk … Continue reading New Webinar: There’s A Walking App for That (May 22, 2018)

New Webinar: From 8 to 80: Creating Livable Communities for All Ages (May 9, 2018)

REGISTER HERE Webinar Title: From 8 to 80: Creating Livable Communities for All Ages Webinar Date/Time: Wednesday May 9th at 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific REGISTER HERE About the Webinar Walkable communities are only truly walkable when they are able to be enjoyed and accessed by members of all ages. Learn how communities of all shapes and sizes are … Continue reading New Webinar: From 8 to 80: Creating Livable Communities for All Ages (May 9, 2018)

Making the Case for Transit (April 11, 2018 Webinar)

Every trip is a walking trip, whether you are on foot the entire way or just to the nearest transit stop. Transit can be a critical partner and advocate in the fight for walkable communities. Working together, we can create livable communities where all members have access to school, work, play, and more. This webinar … Continue reading Making the Case for Transit (April 11, 2018 Webinar)

Walking Towards Justice Ep #3 “Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women, LGBTQ-inclusive and Cisgender Individuals” (April 4, 2018 Webinar)

This is the third discussion of the new America Walks discussion series, “Walking Towards Justice” and explores issues of street harassment and creating places that are welcoming for all genders and sexual orientations. It includes guest co-host Veronica O. Davis, PE and special guest, Holly Kearl, author of Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for … Continue reading Walking Towards Justice Ep #3 “Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women, LGBTQ-inclusive and Cisgender Individuals” (April 4, 2018 Webinar)

Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community (March 14, 2018 Webinar)

Times are changing, and walking advocacy needs to be an active part of helping to shape the future of communities. Learn about programs, policies, and places that are using creativity and innovation to put people first in community design and planning. The webinar features experts from the Gehl Institute and then learn from projects in … Continue reading Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community (March 14, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar: Making the Case for Transit (April 11, 2018)

Register Here Webinar Title: Making the Case for Transit Webinar Date/Time: April 11, 2018 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Every trip is a walking trip, whether you are on foot the entire way or just to the nearest transit stop. Transit can be a critical partner and advocate in the … Continue reading New Webinar: Making the Case for Transit (April 11, 2018)

From the Ground Up: Built Environment Strategies and Support for Walkable Communities (February 27, 2018 Webinar)

The purpose of this webinar is to discuss how built environment strategies such as land development plans, policies, and zoning code reforms can support walkable communities —and the importance of collaboration between planners, transportation and public health practitioners. Additional Resources Jamie F. Chriqui, PhD, MHS, University of Illinois at Chicago Presentation Qaiser Mukhtar, CDC Presentation … Continue reading From the Ground Up: Built Environment Strategies and Support for Walkable Communities (February 27, 2018 Webinar)

New Webinar: Walking Towards Justice Ep #3 “Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women, LGBTQ-inclusive and Cisgender Individuals”

Register Here Webinar Title: Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women, LGBTQ-inclusive and Cisgender Individuals Webinar Featured Text: Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women by Holly Kearl Webinar Date: April 4, 2018 at 2pm Eastern/11 am Pacific Register Here About the Webinar Too often discussions in walking and … Continue reading New Webinar: Walking Towards Justice Ep #3 “Stop Street Harassment: Making Public Places Safe and Welcoming for Women, LGBTQ-inclusive and Cisgender Individuals”