A New Movement for Health and Happiness: Next Steps


| 12/4/2013 11:12:00 AM


Tags: Walking, Walkable Communities, Obesity, Climate Change, Car Culture, Walking Summit, Jay Walljasper.,

How to combat health care costs, climate change, and car culture with a few easy steps. 

In a recent post we explored a community of do-gooders excited about an age-old tool that lowers health care costs, builds strong neighborhoods, and fights climate change: walking. With obesity, carbon emissions, and car culture more out of control than ever, taking steps to make walking more mainstream and more accessible may have big implications for the country and the planet.   

Here are a few easy steps you can follow to jumpstart a walking movement in your community. To read Jay Walljasper’s original report on the new walking movement, click here.

 

1) What we can all do together