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Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 ET WALK Friendly Communities Fundamental to Smart Growth Principles

TORONTO, March 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Two Ontario municipalities are starting the year on the right foot with recognition by Canada Walks for their progress toward walkability. WALK Friendly Community...


Mar 24, 2015, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - WALK Friendly Communities Fundamental to Smart Growth Principles/

TORONTO, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Latest WALK Friendly Community designations are being announced during the lunch break at the Ontario Smart Growth Network's Smart Growth, 2015 Forum. Date: Tuesday...


Mar 23, 2015, 15:38 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - WALK Friendly Communities Fundamental to Smart Growth Principles

TORONTO, March 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Latest WALK Friendly Community designations are being announced during the lunch break at the Ontario Smart Growth Network's Smart Growth, 2015 Forum. Date: Tuesday...


Dec 03, 2014, 12:00 ET WALK Friendly Community designations announced today

MARKHAM, ON, Dec. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Three Ontario municipalities have been recognized by an expert panel for their progress toward walkability. WALK Friendly Community designations have been awarded to ...


May 27, 2013, 06:00 ET New community recognition program puts pedestrians first

TORONTO, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Green Communities Canada today launched WALK Friendly Ontario, a designation program that recognizes municipal excellence in walkability. By awarding Bronze, Silver,...


May 25, 2013, 00:22 ET Media Advisory - Green Communities Canada launches WALK Friendly Ontario designation

TORONTO, May 24, 2013 /CNW/ - What: Media launch of provincial WALK Friendly Ontario designation program Where: The Complete Streets Forum, held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Toronto ON Date: Monday...


Sep 19, 2012, 11:00 ET Canadian Pedestrian Organization Applauds Ontario Chief Coroner's Report

Pedestrian death prevention report a 'breakthrough' for walkers TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada Walks, the leading champion for walking and walk friendly communities, has hailed the report on...


Sep 17, 2012, 06:00 ET Communities On-board for WALK Friendly Ontario Pilot

LONDON, ON, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada Walks is pleased to announce the five communities that will participate in our WALK Friendly Ontario pilot this fall: City of Kingston, Town of Fort Erie,...


May 31, 2012, 15:14 ET National Program Gets Children Out of Cars on Way to School

Results from pilot project show increase in active travel, decrease in traffic congestion around schools PETERBOROUGH, ON, May 31, 2012 /CNW/ - New data from Canada Walks shows that a whopping 41 per ...


May 02, 2012, 11:09 ET Canada Walks Launches WALK Friendly Ontario

TORONTO, May 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada Walks has proudly launched WALK Friendly Ontario (www.walkfriendly.ca), a designation program that will recognize and encourage communities that take steps to make ...


Feb 08, 2012, 06:00 ET Walk to School in Winter - It's Cool!

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - February is Heart Month in Canada and Wednesday, February 8 has been declared Winter Walk Day. St. Cecilia Catholic School in Toronto is one of approximately 500 schools ...


Nov 16, 2010, 14:30 ET School Travel Planning Gets Children Moving

Focus is on walking and biking to school so students can get extra physical activity every day SASKATOON, Nov. 16 /CNW/ - Green Communities Canada today announced that its School Travel Planning...


Nov 15, 2010, 14:00 ET Media Advisory - Let's talk about walking and biking to school so children
can get extra physical activity every day.

SASKATOON, Nov. 15 /CNW/ - Green Communities Canada will speak about their efforts with Saskatoon in motion to get children walking and biking to school. There will be an opportunity for media...


Oct 06, 2010, 06:00 ET Ontario Government & School Boards Urged to Walk the Talk on Walking to
School

School Travel Planning Coordinates Efforts, Calms Congestion, Reduces Costs TORONTO, Oct 6 /CNW/ - As schools across Ontario mark International Walk to School Day, a new report is calling on the...


Sep 10, 2010, 09:00 ET Green Communities Canada Launches Provincial iCANwalk Campaign

AJAX, ON, Sept. 10 /CNW/ - Green Communities Canada is challenging Ontarians everywhere to walk, bike, or use any other form of active transportation instead of traveling by car for short trips, and...


Sep 09, 2010, 12:08 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Green Communities Canada Launches Provincial iCANwalk
Campaign

AJAX, ON, Sept. 9 /CNW/ - The event will include speeches by provincial and local dignitaries followed by a fifteen minute walk led by Steve Parish, Mayor of Ajax. It will also involve participants...


Mar 16, 2010, 14:00 ET Active School Travel Project Goes Nationwide

Organizations across Canada partner to help students and families develop healthy physical activity habits WINNIPEG, March 16 /CNW/ - Green Communities Canada announced today the national expansion...


Mar 16, 2010, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - Program Aimed at Healthier and Safer School Commutes to
Launch Nationally Today

Active School Travel to Reduce Chronic Disease, Increase Happiness WINNIPEG, March 16 /CNW/ - Media are advised that at a press conference today Green Communities Canada will formally launch the...


Mar 15, 2010, 14:00 ET Media Advisory - Program Aimed at Healthier and Safer School Commutes to
Launch Nationally Tomorrow

Active School Travel to Reduce Chronic Disease, Increase Happiness WINNIPEG, March 15 /CNW/ - Media are advised that at a press conference tomorrow Green Communities Canada will formally launch the...