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: Systematic Removal of Barriers to Active Living

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 ...

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 Osage Prairie Trail is a scenic pedestrian trail being developed along the abandoned Missouri Valley Rail Line R-O-W. Upon completion, it will connect Tulsa with Birch Lake in Osage County. T ...

In June of 2003, a Walking workshop was held to focus on improvements to Highway 57. The highway lies next to a popular recreational trail that is 16 miles long and runs from Green Bay through Allo ...

Since many office workers spend the entire workday at their desks, it is hard to incorporate physical activity into work environments. Using the stairs is one good way to keep active, but most offi ...

When the University of North Carolina was faced with rising congestion in nearby streets and overcrowded parking lots, it needed to take steps to increase student and employee use of alternative tr ...

The Marshfield Clinic is a private consortium of several hundred physicians spread throughout Wisconsin, and is based in the town of Marshfield. Alarmed by the growing incidence of obesity-related ...

Moses Lake, a town of 15,000 residents in Eastern Washington, was selected in 2002 by the Washington State Department of Health as a pilot program for the Healthy Communities Project. This initiati ...

Palo Alto.s Bikestation is a safe storage area for bicycles, helping make it practical for bicycles to be used for commuting. The station allows users to park their bikes during the day or overnigh ...

This project involves a series of physical improvements in a low-moderate income neighborhood of Cleveland including the development of two multi-purpose urban trails that link to a larger urban ne ...

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