What's New

September 2017

September 27, 2017- America Walks Hosts First Episode of Walking Towards Justice
America Walks launched the new webinar series, Walking Towards Justice, with a feature on the book Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Government Segregated America. Watch a recording of the webinar here.

September 26, 2017- Kate Kraft Featured on Third Wave Urbanism Podcast
Kate Kraft, executive director of America Walks, was the featured guest on a recent episode of Third Wave Urbanism’s podcast. Listen to the episode here.

September 22, 2017- America Walks Hosts Pennsylvania Workshop
On Thursday, September 21st, America Walks’ Ian Thomas and Project for Public Spaces’ Gary Toth facilitated an Action-Planning Walkability Workshop in Harrisburg, PA.  This was a follow-up to last year’s “Pennsylvania State Collaborative Workshop on Walkable Communities.” Read more here. 

September 15, 2017- Over 600 Walking Champions Gather in St. Paul
Over 600 attendees joined America Walks in St. Paul, Minnesota for the 2017 National Walking Summit. The Summit explored the power of walkability in creating vital and vibrant communities. Read more here. 

September 8, 2017- America Walks Announces October Webinar
America Walks will host a webinar looking at the partnerships, policies, and practices that help make walkable communities come to life. Learn more and register here.