HCBD in the News!

Vancouver Sun, Yvonne Zacharias, Sept 30, 2014. We  Want to Walk: Report finds strong preference for walkable neighbourhoods.

Real Estate Weekly,  Joannah Connolly, Sept 30, 2014.  Unaffordability issues are pushing residents out into car-dependent suburbs and directly affecting health, says new report.

Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia, Website, Sept 29, 2014.  New Study Shows Metro Vancouver Residents Want Walkable Neighbourhoods.

Toronto Star. Theresa Boyle. April 7, 2014. Peel Region’s High Diabetes Linked to Poor Walkablility.

Peace Arch News. March 13. 2014. Letter to the Editor. Dr. Helena Swinkles & Dr. Lisa Mu, Medical Health Officers, Fraser Health. We must plan for a healthy future.

Tri-City News. March 13, 2014. Letter to the Editor. Dr. Helena Swinkles & Dr. Lisa Mu, Medical Health Officers, Fraser Health. Planning to help people’s health.

Delta Optimist. March 12, 2014. Letter to the Editor. Dr. Helena Swinkles & Dr. Lisa Mu, Fraser Health. Communities need to be healthier.

The Telegram. March 11, 2014. Letter to the Editor. Mary Bishop & Pablo Navarro, Co-Chairs of the Building Healthy Communities Collaborative, Newfoundland. Investing in a Walkable City.

Vanvouver Sun. March 7, 2014. Letter to the Editor. Dr. John Carsley. Planning key to health; Communities should be designed to encourage walking, physical activity.

Daily Gleaner. Fredericton, NB. Feb 3, 2014. Talk ‍to ‍focus on the environment and our health

The Buzzer Blog. Sept 27, 2013. The Second annual Metro Vancouver Cycling Action Forum.

News 1130. B. Hunter, Sept 29, 2013. Cycling saves more lives than it claims: study

BC Business. L. Brocki. Sept 26, 2013.  

Leader-Post. Regina. Braden Dupuis. Sept 17, 2013. RQHR forum focuses on building active communities.

Globe and Mail. June 19, 2013. Dakshana Bascaramurty. Brampton, Ont. may be a model for how Canada deals with planning.

CBC Victoria Radio. May 2013. Interview with Gene Chin re: HCBD.

Globe and Mail. May 30, 2013. Dave McGinn. Designing Cities for Better Health: If you build it, they will walk.

 

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