Accommodate or provide dedicated space for bicyclists via bicycle paths, lanes, cycle tracks or protected bike lanes, etc.
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Government ", "Community Safety", and "Some Evidence"
Impose penalties on adults for a child’s unsupervised access to firearms or violation of safe firearm storage requirements
Require checks of a broad set of disqualifying criteria (e.g., misdemeanor convictions, domestic violence restraining orders, and juvenile convictions) prior to handgun purchase
Detect and intervene in potentially violent situations, educate and mobilize communities, and connect high-risk individuals to services; formerly called Chicago CeaseFire
Prohibit firearm purchase or possession by individuals convicted in any court of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence or by individuals subject to a final restraining order
Establish roads that avoid built-up areas such as towns, cities, or commercial/business districts
Adopt regulations that address the safety of playground environment, equipment, and materials, as well as adult supervision
Provide youth with teen dating violence education that addresses healthy relationships, gender norms, relationship coercion, and violence in a school setting
Provide short-term employment opportunities for youth, especially those from disadvantaged backgrounds
Place youth with mental, emotional, and behavioral health challenges in foster families that provide a structured, nurturing, therapeutic environment; also called Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC)