Applying Health Impact Assessment to Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning

DATE: 
Friday, October 22, 2010, 12:00pm to 1:00pm PDT
SPEAKERS: 
Brendon Haggerty, MURP, Program Coordinator, Planning Active Walkable Neighborhoods, Clark County Public Health

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Abstract: As part of Clark County Public Health’s Planning Active Walkable Neighborhoods project, a Health Impact Assessment (HIA) was conducted on the county’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan.  A rapid HIA was completed to provide input on the draft plan, and a subsequent comprehensive HIA was designed to evaluate the impacts of final proposals. This presentation will provide an overview of the process and results of the HIA, examine lessons learned, and discuss transferability to other jurisdictions or projects.