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Three Regional Workshops on Healthy Communities and Community Design March 2011
January 31, 2011
Planning and Building Healthy Communities
New Partners for Transportation, Planning, and Health
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare and Idaho Smart Growth invite you to the first Idaho Workshops on the connection between public health and the built environment. Each workshop will have presentations plus an opportunity to discuss how to address the challenges in your community.
Impacts of Our Built Environment on Public Health
Katie Lamansky, Department of Health & Welfare, Physical Activity and Nutrition Program
Complete Streets, Planning for a Healthier Community
Deanna Smith, Idaho Smart Growth Complete Streets Project Mgr.
What is the Role for Land Use?
Creating Safe Routes to School through School Location
Elaine Clegg, Idaho Smart Growth, Special Projects Mgr.
Transportation Funding – That’s Great But How Do I Pay For It?
Maureen Gresham, ITD, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator
Lori Porreca, Federal Highway Administration
Health Impact Assessments – A New Tool for Planning
Chris Danley, Transportation Planner
Roundtable – Meeting One Another and Sharing Ideas
What and who is working on these issues in your community?
Lewiston: Friday March 11
Location: Lewis Clark College
10 AM – 2 PM
Idaho Falls: Monday March 14
Location: EIRMC’s Cancer Center
Nampa:Thursday March 24
Gary Toth, keynote speaker - Streets as Public Spaces
9 AM - 1 PM
Location: Nampa Civic Center