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The Healthy Communities Partnership: Lanark, Leeds and Grenville has identified two recommended actions, for our communities, in each of the priority areas:

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3rd Annual Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit

Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit

 

Agenda - Friday, May 13th, 2016

Please dress for the weather in casual and comfortable clothing. We will be heading outdoors for the lunch break where there will be a walkability audit as well access to trails to walk and network.

8:30 - 9:00 - Registration and Refreshments

9:00 - 9:30 - Welcome and Speeches

  • Mayor of North Grenville David Gordon, Phil Mosher (Planner for North Grenville)

9:30 - 10:30 - Keynote Speaker:

  • Louisa Mursell, Jamie Stuckless, Wallace Beaton
    • Provincial Updates on Active Transportation

10:30 - 10:50 - BREAK / Networking

10:50 - 11:35 - County Paved Shoulders Policies

  • Kurt Greaves
    • CAO Lanark County - 10 year paved shoulders and trail SF to Mattawa

11:35 - 12:45 - LUNCH

  • Mayor's Slow Bike Race

12:45 - 1:30 - Breakout Sessions

  • Session B: Bicycle Friendly Communities and CAN BIKE
    • Justin Jones
    • Jamie Stuckless
  • Session C: Walkable Communities
    • Kate Hall
  • Session D: Municipal Active Transportation Planning
    • Phil, Mark, and Troy

1:30 - 2:15 - Breakout Sessions

  • Session E: Right Bike - Bike Share Program
    • Don Palmer
  • Session F: Working with Municipalities on Healthy Communities Assessment & School Travel Planning
    • Lois Dewey
    • Danielle Shewfelt
  • Session G: Developing Local Trails
    • Jordan Smith
    • Reid Kilburn
  • Session H: Ontario by Bike Report - Cycle Tourism
    • Louisa Mursell

2:15 - 3:20 - Session A: Open Space Conversations

  • Join or lead a conversation on a topic you would like discussed.

3:20 - 3:35 - BREAK

3:35 - 4:20 - Plenary

  • Sharing successes from Belleville on bicycle infrastructure
    • Egerton Boyce

4:20 - 4:30 - Wrap-Up

Contacts


Dr. Paula Stewart

Medical Officer of Health
Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit

Phone: 613-283-2740

*E-mail: Paula.Stewart@healthunit.org

*Please allow up to 48 hours for an email response.


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