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  • Innovative Homes

    Innovative Homes

    In the Salt District of Syracuse, New York, there is initiative to re-vitalize the community with new homes, and to build a healthier community by design. Through collaboration between Industries and Universities, new innovations achieve healthier environments that improve the well-being of those who inhabit them.

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  • Residents for a Safer, Pedestrian-Friendly Environment

    Residents for a Safer, Pedestrian-Friendly Environment

    The city map of Boyle Heights, CA shows only two kinds of open spaces: freeway on- and off-ramps and a cemetery. But this didn’t stop community organizers from creating an outdoor fitness area that promotes health by encouraging physical activity.

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  • Unhealthy Places – The Comparison Conundrum

    Unhealthy Places – The Comparison Conundrum

    Ranking cities is always controversial, often full of contradictions and an inexact science, at best.  But put a hundred epidemiologists into a room and I am confident that a huge majority would agree that Detroit is one of the unhealthiest cities in the United States.

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