Design 4 Active Sacramento

CPTED and Us: A New Tool for Livable Communities

Congratulations to WALKSacramento staff Molly and Alicia for receiving their Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Professional Designations this month! Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) is a multi-disciplinary approach that prioritizes design strategies in the built environment to create safe spaces and deter criminal activity. While born through the law enforcement field, we’ve found that …

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Design 4 Active Sacramento Meets with Congressman Ami Bera

In June, Design 4 Active Sacramento, WALKSacramento’s health in the built environment advisory committee, held a successful convening of the region’s public health officers, planning directors, and other community development partners to collaborate around designing healthier communities. We were thrilled to have participation from the planning, public health, private health care, and non-profit hospital sectors …

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WALKSacramento hosts 2nd Regional Convening of Health and Planning Decision Makers.

WALKSacramento hosts 2nd Regional Convening of Health and Planning Decision Makers to Address Health, Equity and Climate Change in Sacramento. On June 7, 2017, professionals from across the Capital Region who are working at the intersection of health and planning gathered at the Maple Neighborhood Center in South Sacramento for the 2nd Regional Convening of …

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Design 4 Active Sacramento wins Center for Active Design: Excellence award

WALKSacramento is proud to announce that Design 4 Active Sacramento (D4AS) is one of the winners of the Center for Active Design: Excellence awards. The Center for Active Design, based in New York City, defines Active Design as an evidence-based approach to development that identifies urban planning and architecture solutions to support healthy communities. D4AS, …

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Plan4Health

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