2019 - Webinar

Webinar- Celebrating Parks and Recreation Month: Launching Efforts to Create Safe and Equitable Access to Parks!

July 29, 2019

Are you interested in launching efforts to improve safe and equitable access to parks in your community?

Then join this free webinar to learn how three different communities made improvements to bulb-outs, trail/bike paths, and streets using a variety of solutions, including artwork, paving, and pedestrian-activated beacon lights. The panelists will also share key planning and implementation steps, potential collaborations, funding and other resources, and sustainability ideas to help you lead your own Safe Routes to Parks-related efforts in your community.

SPEAKERS:

  • Meghan Butts, Transportation Planner and GIS Senior Analyst, Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission (project in Lebanon, New Hampshire)
  • Suzette Morales, Transportation Planning Manager, Town of Wake Forest, NC
  • Colby Takeda, Community Program Manager, Blue Zones Project Hawaii (2019 Safe Routes to Parks Activating Communities Program Recipient)