Enhance streetscapes with greater sidewalk coverage and walkway connectivity, street crossing safety features, traffic calming measures, and other design elements
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Diet and Exercise", "Scientifically Supported", and "Community Development"
Support a combination of land uses (e.g., residential, commercial, recreational) in development initiatives, often through zoning regulations or Smart Growth initiatives
Modify local environments to support physical activity, increase access to new or existing facilities for physical activity, or build new facilities
Promote walking and biking to school through education, incentives, and environmental changes; often called SRTS
Use zoning regulations to address aesthetics and safety of the physical environment, street continuity and connectivity, residential density and proximity to businesses, schools, and recreation, etc.