Mark your calendars. Here are some upcoming events relating to active transportation:
Feeling Congested: "Abundant Access: Public Transit as an Instrument of Freedom" (January 23)
The City of Toronto and Metrolinx present a keynote by transit planner Jarrett Walker, and a discussion with Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat.
For more information, see the flyer below:
BC Healthy Built Environment Alliance webinar: "Walkability Patterns in Metro Vancouver" (February 12)
This webinar will discuss walkability patterns, in the context of the built environment, vulnerable populations, chronic disease prevention, and sustainability.
Fore more information: http://health-design.spph.ubc.ca/events/
Clean Air Hamilton: "Upwind Downwind Conference 2014" (February 23-24)
This conference will host speakers and events to explore the theme of how the built environment and transportation can improve air quality, address climate change, and improve public health. Early Bird prices are available until January 23.
For more information: http://www.cleanair.hamilton.ca/default.asp?id=42