Healthy Hometowns Powered by Wellmark BCBS
Thank you to all the participants who took part in the walking audit workshop. Healthy HometownSM Powered by Wellmark was invited by the Clear Lake Healthy Hometown Steering Committee to assist in identifying opportunities for enhancing walkability and bikeability.
Healthy Hometown is a way to make your community an even better place to live, work and play by using proven tools and techniques that help make the healthy choice the easy choice. Healthy Hometown provides evidence-based built environment and behavioral economics principles that result in desired action along with policy modifications to help communities make sustainable changes that will improve the overall well-being of residents.
The walking audit that was performed in Clear Lake was designed to help community members identify and visualize ways to provide a better environment to walk and bike. The walking audit is also designed to stimulate conversation within the community regarding actions that can be taken.