Walk Audit Toolkit

Walk-tober

October is Pedestrian Safety Month. During the Active Wisconsin network call on September 14, Darrin Wasniewski from AARP Wisconsin gave a fantastic presentation about how to use the newly revised Walk Audit Tool Kit and some upcoming events with Johnathan Stalls, author of Walk: Slow Down, Wake Up, and Connect at 1-3 Miles Per Hour. […]

Read more about "Walk-tober"
Cover of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Rethink 794 Campaign Hits the Front Pages

This week our Rethink 794 campaign received a ton of positive press including a front page article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel! It was also featured in the Milwaukee Business Journal and Gregg, our Transportation Policy Director, spoke on WTMJ yesterday to promote the idea. Our campaign was inspired by movements around the country to replace downtown highways with at-grade boulevards. In Milwaukee, I-794 […]

Read more about "Rethink 794 Campaign Hits the Front Pages"
Dawn Desorcy (Parks & Recreation Coordinator) and Carrie Edmonson (Associate Planner) sit on a bench at Witter Park. Behind them is the new aquatic center.

Safe Routes Project – Wisconsin Rapids

1000 Friends of Wisconsin was awarded a grant from COWS in partnership with three Green Tier Legacy Communities (GTLC) to improve community health by promoting pedestrian and bicycle access for children and families, specifically by addressing active transportation gaps to schools and parks. The three participating cities are Monona, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids. The […]

Read more about "Safe Routes Project – Wisconsin Rapids"
Family Crossing Water Street

Safe Routes Project – Stevens Point

1000 Friends of Wisconsin was awarded a grant from COWS in partnership with three Green Tier Legacy Communities (GTLC) to improve community health by promoting pedestrian and bicycle access for children and families, specifically by addressing active transportation gaps to schools and parks. The three participating cities are Monona, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids. The […]

Read more about "Safe Routes Project – Stevens Point"