Kirin Kumar

Sacramento’s Public Health Leaders Join Forces for the U.S. Surgeon General’s Call to Action for Walkability and Walkable Communities

A region-wide coalition of public health organizations launched a collaborative effort today in response to the U.S. Surgeon General’s September 9, 2015 Call to Action for Walkability and Walkable Communities, titled “Step It Up.” This kickoff was held at 11:30am in conjunction with Kaiser Permanente’s weekly “Walk to Thrive” public walking event sponsored by the …

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WALKSacramento Kicks off “Walktober” with Walk to School Day

[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]Communities across the Sacramento region participated in International Walk to School Day and kicked off “Walktober” on October 7, encouraging everyone to make walking a priority during the month of October. Students, parents, teachers, and community members …

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WALKSacramento Hosts Safe Routes to School Policy Development Workshop

June 17th 10:00am – 2:30pm Sierra 2 Community Center 2791 24th Street Sacramento, CA 95838 Hosted by WALKSacramento in partnership with Sacramento Area Council of Governments Featuring Safe Routes to School National Partnership. After a successful Regional Safe Routes to School Summit and a well-attended walk audit training workshop, WALKSacramento is hosting a third training opportunity. The …

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