Greenways: A Guide to Planning, Design and Development

This book is a practical guide for planning and designing greenways and trails. It is available for purchase from The Conservation Fund's website.


Cyburbia was founded in 1994, and is the Internet's oldest continuously operating planning-related Web site; it functions today as a portal and busy social networking site for planners and others interested in the built environment.

Plan Stresses Need for Activity

Ohio's Physical Activity Plan calls for ambitious statewide program and policy changes to get Buckeyes more physically active and heathy.

Quality Growth Toolkit

A resource to provide practical advice to local governments on quality growth tools that may be used to enhance the quality of life or to address particular growth issues.

Metropolitics: A Regional Agenda for Community and Stability

This book is about a highly detailed, experience-driven exploration of the politics of regional planning and governance in the Twin Cities, from the perspective of a practicing politician.

A Community of Men: Project Brotherhood, A Black Men's Clinic

This article describes Project Brotherhood: A Black Men's Clinic, which is run by Dr. Eric Whitaker and located in Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood. The clinic helps African-American men in this south Chicago neighborhood combat heart disease (a leading killer of black men in this community), and provide them with other necessary services.

Logic Model Resources

A collection of various website links to help program planners, evaluators and others develop logic models.

CDC Livability Listserv

This is a one-way livability listserv of the Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Community Interventions to Promote Healthy Social Environments: Early Childhood Development and Family Housing: A Report on Reco

The sociocultural environment exerts a fundamental influence on health. Interventions to improve education, housing, employment, and access to health care contribute to healthy and safe environments and improved community health.
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