Healthy Environments for Physical Activity

Overview

The Healthy Environments Committee believes that transportation and recreational spaces are interconnected and represent the quality of the built environment! They work to bring physical activity to the Dearborn community.


Goal

Increase physical activity by ensuring that everyone, no matter where they live, has access to safe and desirable opportunities for play and active lifestyles.


Action Plan

Link Coming Soon

Objectives

  1. Conduct an Open Streets event to promote physical activity for health in October, 2019.

  2. Increase community awareness of availability and importance of physical opportunities including walk and roll and other initiatives.

  3. Improve and access transit through a multi-modal transportation plan


Action Team Contact: Sharon Stanek

Meeting: 1:00 pm - First Tuesday of The Month

Active Projects

Healthy Dearborn is proposing to conduct a pilot program to adapt some city streets to become “Shared Streets” to promote healthy lifestyles.


Notable Achievements

Walk n' Roll

Walk Campaign

Graham Park

Open Streets Dearborn

Bike Share

Action Team Meeting Minutes

2020 Action Team Meeting Minutes