Walkability 101

February 21, 2012 in Walking by bikewalkadmin

Walkable 101: The Basics from Martin County CRA on Vimeo.

TULSA – Walkability is about more than sidewalks and trails. A town or city becomes walkable when the entire built environment supports walking, biking and other forms of active transportation, even while cars remain part of the culture. Walkable communities are great places to live, work and play and to simply enjoy life outside of the car.

In the video above, Dan Burden of the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute explains the fundamentals of creating walkable communities.