On June 22, 2015, the CRCOG Transportation Committee, also acting as the CRCOG Policy Board voted to adopt the attached 2015 CRCOG Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan Addendum and Multi-Use Path Map.
Also attached is a list of a final few committee comments that came in. The Transportation Committee voted to authorize CRCOG to include these final changes into the final copy of the addendum. CRCOG will work over the next few weeks to finalize the document and post it on the CRCOG website.
ICF International, a contractor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, organized a webinar on "Implementing Comprehensive Healthy Community Design Plans" on June 17, 2015.
The purpose of this webinar was to advise CDC grant awardees on how to establish and implement equitable, comprehensive healthy community design plans that incorporate best practices in land use and development, multi-modal transportation networks, and site designs, with a goal of encouraging physically
active travel and access to healthy food choices. Presenters included Mark Fenton, Adjunct Associate Professor, Tufts University; Leslie Meehan, Director of Healthy Communities, Nashville, TN; and Laura Garrett, Community Initiatives Lead, Columbus, IN.
Contact Info for ICF INTERNATIONAL | 3 Corporate Square NE, Suite 370, Atlanta, GA 30329 | DCH-Training@icfi.com
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