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: Educating the Public and Pushing for Change

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 ...

Once a debris-ridden lot littered with the remains of two demolished buildings, a group of concerned citizens cleared the land to create this small farm. The Trust for Public Land (TPL) has ensured ...

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 ...

Located in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx, community members enjoy an assortment of events and activities at this community garden, which is one of 64 New York City gardens protected by the Tr ...

With critical private support, Trust for Public Land (TPL) has leveraged public participation to successfully create this new 8,500 square-foot playground at Spencer School. It is utilized by the 1 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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