Green Speaker Series

Dan Burden: Walkable and Livable Communities Institute

On Friday June 7th WECEC will continue their Green Speaker Series and host Dan Burden, Co-Founder and Director of Innovation and Inspiration at the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute.

Dan will discuss how creating more walkable streets can contribute to healthier, more vibrant communities with thriving economies. Findings from this workshop and walking audit can be applied throughout the City of Windsor.

How can Windsor better contribute to creating walkable and livable communities?

The event will take place at the Walkerville Brewery (525 Argyle Road).

11:00 a.m. - Welcome and introductions; overview of policy work to date to support active communities/complete streets
11:15 a.m. - Educational Presentation: Street and Community Design for Active, Healthy Living at All Ages; Best Practices: Design Treatments, Tools and Capacity-Building
12:30 p.m. - Lunch Break (Lunch will be provided)
1:30 p.m. - Walking Audit of Wyandotte and Walkerville BIA districts
2:30 p.m. - Visioning and Next Steps
3:30 p.m. - Closing Thoughts and Q&A
4:00 p.m. - Conclude

To register for this workshop please email aparent@city.windsor.on.ca


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