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Health Planning

Pennsylvania Chapter Receives Grant Funding to Advance Healthy Communities

posted on January 27th, 2017  |  Read more

For Immediate Release: 1/27/2017 Contact: Justin Dula, AICP, American Planning Association, Pennsylvania Chapter; chair@apapase.org Roberta Rewers, American Planning Association, 312.786.6395; rrewers@planning.org APA Pennsylvania Chapter Receives Grant Funding to Advance Healthy Communities HARRISBURG – The American Planning Association Pennsylvania Chapter has received a $50,000 grant through the Planners4Health initiative to build local capacity for integrating planning   

Moving Toward Shared Responsibility for Population Health – Incorporating Health in All Policies

posted on March 14th, 2016  |  Read more

Moving Toward Shared Responsibility for Population Health; Incorporating Health in All PoliciesWalkWorks – Incorporating Health in all Policies – PA Dept of Health 2016 WalkWorks an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Health implemented in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health. WalkWorks targets counties with key health indicators and engages   

Central Chester County Bicycle & Pedestrian Circulation Plan

posted on April 18th, 2014  |  Read more

2013 Annual Awards Winner- Planning Excellence Award – Plan Other Than a Comprehensive PlanAwarded to Central Chester County Bicycle & Pedestrian Circulation PlanChester County Planning Commission The Chester County Planning Commission worked with seven municipalities to prepare a coordinated action plan to address transportation, public health, and the environment through improvements to walking, bicycling, and