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Support National Action Strategy for Walking

ORGANIZATIONS ARE invited to support the National Action Strategy for Walking, a new initiative that will establish a pan-national voice for walking and pick up the pace of action for creating walkable communities.

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America's Future

America is already great, as President Obama has reminded us. But does the country have a strategy? Perhaps militarily but does the country have a grand vision for prosperity, security, and sustainability? 26 more words

Episodes

Columbia Heights, Minnesota

I. Roman Scandals (1933)

Back in June I watched an old movie at the Heights Theater in Columbia Heights, Minnesota (map). In the film, a man gets bonked on the head and wakes up in ancient Rome…” 638 more words

Minneapolis

Kevin Klinkenberg to Speak at Upcoming Encourage Health Lecture Series

(SAVANNAH, GA) On Tuesday, April 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kevin Klinkenberg will talk about “Going Old School: Walk your way to better health” as the first of four lectures in the Encourage Health Educational Series for 2016. 685 more words

Dayton and Bellevue Join The Trend of Walkable Communities

by Jennifer Sierra

There are many reasons that walkable communities are becoming more desirable places to live and work. Throughout the world, walkable communities are hosts to the healthiest and happiest people. 716 more words

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80 MPH: Is Michigan Putting Speed Before Safety?

This blog has been updated with a definition of the 85th percentile standard. For a simple guide to this concept, please visit: Michiganspeedlimits.org

Legislators are back in Lansing and are once again talking about transportation. 1,900 more words

Michigan Transportation