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

Nov 2012 – Municipal World

Oct 23, 2012 – Toronto Star: Peel Region Ready to Fight Obesity with Urban Design: http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/transportation/article/1275506–peel-region-ready-to-fight-obesity-with-urban-design

Oct 13, 2012 – Kingston Whig Standard Letter to the Editor, “Let’s Walk the Talk”: http://www.thewhig.com/2012/10/12/letters-to-the-editor-oct-13-2012

Sept 27, 2012 – Frontenac This Week (Kingston): http://www.frontenacthisweek.com/2012/09/27/kingston-to-become-a-more-walk-friendly-city

Sept 25, 2012 – Sudbury Star article on Ontario Chief Coroner’s report: http://www.thesudburystar.com/2012/09/25/mind-pedestrians-coroner

Sept 24, 2012 – CKWSTV (Kingston): http://www.ckwstv.com/news/kingston/story.aspx?ID=1779341

Sept 21, 2012 – Kingston Looks at City’s Walkability: http://www.thewhig.com/2012/09/21/pilot-project-looks-at-citys-walkability

Sept 20, 2012 – IPSOS survey commissioned by Ontario Professional Planners Institute reveals that Ontario public wants more public transit, cycling, and walking: http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/-1703947.htm

Sept 20, 2012 – Toronto Star report on Ontario Chief Coroner’s report:  http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/1259491–cut-speeds-to-reduce-pedestrian-deaths-coroner-s-report-recommends#.UFr5rrtk57I.twitter

Sept 20, 2012 – Windsor Star article on Ontario Chief Coroner’s report: http://blogs.windsorstar.com/2012/09/20/61172/

Sept 19, 2012 – CBC News article summarizing Ontario Chief Coroner’s report: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/story/2012/09/19/ontario-pedestrian-safety-report323.html?cmp=rss

Sept 19, 2012 – Globe & Mail article summarizing Ontario Chief Coroner’s report: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/lower-residential-speed-limits-ontario-coroner-urges/article4553645/

Sept 19, 2012 – Canada Walks response to release of Ontario Chief Coroner’s report on Pedestrian Deaths:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/1038525/canadian-pedestrian-organization-applauds-ontario-chief-coroner-s-report

Sept 19, 2012 – “Alarmingly Strong Link Between Lack of Walkability & Diabetes”: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/politics/2012/09/alarmingly-strong-link-between-diabetes-and-walkability/3326/

Sept 18, 2012 – CBC News Canada: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/story/2012/09/18/tby-walkability-program.html

Sept/Oct 2012 – Ontario Planning Journal: http://www.ontarioplanners.on.ca/pdf/journal/Ontario-Planning-Journal-vol27-no5.pdf

Sept 17, 2012 – Canada Walks Ontario-wide media release about WALK Friendly Ontario Project: http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/1036719/communities-on-board-for-walk-friendly-ontario-pilot

Aug 21, 2012 – People Power Movement (Alliance for Walking and Biking)

Aug 13, 2012 – Middlesex-London Health Unit calls for Londoners to use healthier, “active” transportation: http://www.lfpress.com/news/london/2012/08/10/20090281.html

Aug 1, 2012 – Jennifer Keesmat hired as Chief Planner for City of Toronto: http://spacingtoronto.ca/2012/08/01/meet-jennifer-keesmaat-torontos-new-chief-planner/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed:+spacing/toronto+(Spacing+Toronto)

July 16, 2012 – RBC/Pembina issue results of a study that concludes GTHA residents desire to live in walkable, “location-efficient” neighbourhoods: http://www.pembina.org/pub/2358

July 12, 2012 – Kemptville EMC

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

June 21, 2012 – Ontario Professional Planners Institute issues call to action for Active Transportation: http://www.ontarioplanners.on.ca/content/Publications/innovativepolicypapers.aspx#healthycommunities

June14, 2012 – National Post article highlights the benefits of shore-front living in Toronto.  Of course, walk-friendly attributes are featured throughout along with “a strong sense of community.” http://life.nationalpost.com/2012/06/14/shore-is-nice-toronto-waterfronts-best-kept-secret/

May 28, 2012 – London praised by CUI for encouraging walking and transit use:http://metronews.ca/news/london/227141/canadian-urban-institute-study-praises-londons-downtown/

May 21, 2012 – Campaign on in Ottawa to reduce speeds on residential roads: http://ottawa.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20120521/OTT-speed-limit-lower-campaign-120521/20120521/?hub=OttawaHome

May 14, 2012 – Owen Sound Chamber of Commerce realizes the economic potential of a walk friendly downtown: http://www.owensoundsuntimes.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3561358

May 17, 2012 – AMO Watch File

May 15, 2012 -  Transition Brockville

May 11, 2012 – Port Credit BIA (Mississauga) call for proposals to artists for unique Park(ing) Day event:  http://www.mississauga.ca/file/COM/parking_day.pdf

May 9, 2012 – Yonge St. Media

May 9, 2012 – Hamilton Chamber of Commerce report says walkable neighbourhoods key to Hamilton’s creative businesses:

May 8, 2012 – Kingston lowers school zone speed limits:  http://www.cityofkingston.ca/cityhall/press/release.asp?mode=show&id=3460

May 4, 2012 – OPHE Bulletin

May 2, 2012 -  Yahoo