Healthy Communities Planning Reports
Infographic: The Many Connections Between Transportation and Health
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation launched their “New Public Health” website last year with the goal of meeting community members where they are to talk about public health. A lot of those conversations happen online, and they explore the connections between public health and policy decisions related to everything from education to transportation. Last week, they published an interview with U.S. DOT Secretary Ray LaHood.
Learn more: http://dc.streetsblog.org
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