Walking feet

Community Walkability

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Walkable neighborhoods are good for everyone.

Get some fresh air and get to know your neighbors! Walkable neighborhoods are safer, and they can help promote healthy activity and community! They can also appeal to businesses that are more likely to invest in your neighborhood. We help support walkable neighborhoods through funding and technical help.

Walkable neighborhoods:

  • Feel safe and clean.
  • Include plants, street furniture and lighting.
  • Have quality paths or sidewalks.
  • Ease the walk to neighborhood destinations and public transportation.
  • Promote healthy people.

How to improve your neighborhood's walkability:


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