February 2018

February 22, 2018- Walking College Fellows Creating Change
Read about the experiences of one Walking College fellow as she works to bring walkability to her communityin a recent blog post. 

February 19, 2018- Meet Billy Hattaway
America Walks is excited to have Billy Hattaway join our board of directors. Learn more about his background passion for walking here.

February 15, 2018- America Walks to Host Webinar on Walkability
America Walks will host a webinar on March 14th, Pushing Boundaries: What Makes a Walkable Community, to expand what we talk about when we talk about walkability. Register here.

February 14, 2018- America Walks Hosts Webinar on Walking Groups
America Walks hosted a webinar on starting and growing walking groups, providing a much-needed resource for communities and advocates. Watch the recording here.

February 6, 2018- What Does a Walkable Street Look Like?
In a guest blog post, Strong Towns offers guidance on what to look for in a people-oriented street vs. an auto-oriented street. Read the post here. 

February 2, 2018- America Walks Sends Letter on ACTE Elimination
America Walks, with other members of the Transportation Equity Caucus, has sent a letter to Secretary Chao urging her to reconsider the elimination of the Advisory Committee on Transportation Equity. Read the letter here. 

February 1, 2018- 2018 Walking College Applications Open
America Walks is excited to announce the launch of the applications for the 2018 Walking College. This interactive, online learning program empowers walking champions to become better advocates. Learn more and apply here.