Note: As of January 1, 2008, the Active Living Network is no longer operational. To stay connected to the active living movement, visit RWJF's related national programs: http://www.rwjf.org/programareas/npolist.jsp?pid=1138.
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Project Activities: Instituting Policy Change

The Active Living Partnership at Stapleton (ALPS) promotes and studies the benefits of healthy community design in Stapleton and the surrounding neighborhoods. Over the next 15 to 20 years, the cit ...

Cool Cities is an initiative kicked off by Governor Jennifer M. Granholm in June of 2003. It is an urban strategy to revitalize communities, build community pride and retain workers that are leavin ...

In addition to offering a beautiful play area complete with outdoor classroom space and a jungle gym, TPL helped create the Brown Academy Playground that boasts a large grassy field for active recr ...

In June 2003, Ashwaubenon held a Walkable Community Workshop. By January 2004, the Village President appointed a citizen committee with seven members to help improve Ashwaubenon.s walking and bicyc ...

The expansive and scenic trail provides proximity to many historical monuments such as Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Monument. It cuts through steep hillsides, granite slab cliffs, Ponderosa p ...

The Schuylkill River Skatepark project represents a new way of thinking about the relationship of public space to skateboarding. The project is located in downtown Philadelphia, at the terminus of ...

This project initially focuses on a HOPE VI revitalization project with the goal of expanding active living strategies to future development in Metro-Louisville. Planning and program efforts are im ...

The Ames Transportation Master Plan considers the challenges and opportunities facing Ames, Iowa, over the next 20 years, and it recommends goals, objectives, policies and improvements to prepare t ...

Completed in 2003, this two-acre park includes a track, basketball court, grass playing field, swings and play equipment that is available to students and the community. Parks for People Program ...

The School to Life Wellness Program is designed to increase the lifetime wellness skills of middle school students with disabilities through physical activity. The program serves profound, trainabl ...

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