Walkable Communities: Why It’s a Priority for Your Local Elected Officials

Thursday October 29, 10:15 – 11:45

This session fosters sharing of innovative strategies that city governments are taking to become partners in the walking movement and allies with advocates in addressing priorities for walking and pedestrian safety.

Moderator: Tracy Wiedt, Program Director, Health and Community Wellness, National League of Cities


  • Annapolis Alderwoman Rhonda Pindell Charles
  • Mayor Chip Johnson, Hernando, MS