January 2018

January 19, 2018- Sexism on the Sidewalk: How Poor Street Design Keeps Women from Walking
In this guest blog post by Katie Matchett, we explore how the issues facing women walking are different than men and how we can be planning for both genders. Read the blog here. 

January 18, 2018- Walking Towards Justice Series Completes Second Discussion
America Walks led the second discussion in its series Walking Towards Justice. The thoughtful and thought-provoking discussion looked at the intersection of law enforcement and criminal justice with the walking movement. Learn more and catch the recording here. 

January 10, 2018- America Walks Hosts First 2018 Webinar
America Walks hosted its first webinar of 2018, “Creating Safe Spaces for All Community Members.” Learn more and watch the recording here. 

January 4, 2018- America Walks Announces Community Change Grantees
America Walks is excited to announce the 27 communities who will receive Community Change grants to be used in 2018 to promote walking and support walkability. Read more and meet the grantees here.