Articles and press releases

February 4, 2016 – Press release Peterborough the latest WALK Friendly Community to receive designation

March 24, 2015 – Press release WALK Friendly Communities Fundamental to Smart Growth Principles 

Dec 3, 2014 – Press release Walk Friendly Community designations awarded today at ACT Canada Sustainable Mobility and Health Summit in Markham

Nov 17, 2014 – Let’s Get Canada Walking to Solve the Diabetes Crisis 

Nov 13, 2013 – Press release Ontario’s first WALK Friendly Community designations awarded today at provincial healthy communities conference in Toronto

Nov 2012 – Municipal World

Sept/Oct 2012 – Ontario Planning Journal:

Sept 19, 2012 – Canada Walks response to release of Ontario Chief Coroner’s report on Pedestrian Deaths:

Sept 17, 2012 – Canada Walks Ontario-wide media release about WALK Friendly Ontario Project:

July 10, 2012 – WFO Featured in Minding Our Bodies e-news, a publication of the Canadian Mental Health Association



June 26, 2014: Slide presentations from WALK Friendly Ontario/Canada Walks webinar, Showcasing Pedestrian Plans: Ottawa; Wasaga Beach; Hamilton.


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