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Doctors prescribe walking for health
A compelling reason to keep your New Year’s resolution to be more active.
Jan 19 2016 10:58am
Walking is for everyone
A movement is arising for health and happiness for low-income families, people of color and...
Oct 29 2015 10:36am
Surgeon General’s prescription for health: Walk more
Murthy announced a national campaign to encourage Americans to walk more and make all...
Sep 9 2015 2:14pm
Lessons from America’s most walkable suburb
Arlington, Virginia, shows how feet on the street helps a community thrive.
Mar 27 2015 1:29pm
High hopes for a more walkable America
Many ideas and trends are afoot to make walking easier and more accessible—leading to greater...
Dec 3 2014 5:56pm
Twelve steps to cut pedestrian deaths
Here’s a few of practical steps to slow speeds, deter distracted driving and help make walking a...
Aug 20 2014 4:02pm
Vision Zero: Making pedestrian safety a public priority
New York and other cities confront the critical problem of pedestrian fatalities.
Aug 19 2014 4:16pm
How to get America back on its feet
Steps we can take to get more people walking for health and happiness
Apr 26 2014 12:01pm
Wonder drug: Walking
Walking is turning into a health movement, with profound implications for the built environment....
Dec 9 2013 9:00am
The black and white of green lanes
What cities are learning about installing bicycle lanes in minority neighborhoods
Oct 31 2013 12:03pm
How to design our neighborhoods for happiness
Common spaces bring us together.
Jul 22 2013 2:06pm
Frank J. Gruber
Nethaniel M. Hood
The coming housing calamity
More low-down on tall buildings
A tire in the park
Livability means being poor and eating only one kind of lettuce
The Original Green
Village Green: As We Lose Shopping Malls, Are Losing Something Sacred?
Village Green: Happy Cycling & Transit Holidays! (fun photos)
Sprawl's share of new US housing starts has declined dramatically, says EPA
It's time to adjust to the metropolitan reality
Strong central cities may help in weathering the recession
Village Green: Sidewalks Are Good for Us
Village Green: Revitalizing Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine (Part 2 - the neighborhood's assets)
Village Green: Revitalizing Cincinnati's Historic Over-the-Rhine (Part 3 - exciting progress portends a national model)
Village Green: What the City Can Teach the Country About Sustainability
Village Green: Jamaica's Rose Town Pursue's Healing Through Rebuilding
Village Green: To Keep Smart City Housing Affordable, Build More of It
Best Practices Guide
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