Create communities that are denser and more connected and livable, incorporating mixed-use neighborhoods, safety, walkability and access to schools and other positive destinations and healthy food options.
Encourage design principles that support healthy roadways and streets.
Complete Streets series:
Ensure the built environment supports access to sources of healthy foods.
Increase formal joint-use agreements between communities and organizations such as schools and faith-based organizations to provide access to physical activity areas.
State, county and local policy makers will create incentives to encourage denser, more walkable communities and multi-use developments.
Create a shared community vision to develop and improve livability and economic vitality.
Create an environment that complies with appropriate physical activity federal standards.
Create a mindset that promotes lifelong physical activity.
Help employers establish effective wellness programs for their worksites.
Help employers reduce the health care costs of obesity-related conditions.
Create a more effective worksite by educating employers about the business case for worksite wellness.
Increase the number of worksite wellness programs and employee participation in those programs.