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Creating built environments to foster healthy living

Public Input, Funding, Job/Volunteer Opportunities & More

RFQ: Regional Bikeways Plan Update for the Indianapolis MPO

Job: Community Investment Officer for Legacy Fund with the Central Indiana Community Foundation

Job (Contractor): Community Project Specialist with Jump IN for Healthy Kids

Volunteer: IndyGo Transit Ambassador Team

Funding: Indiana Office of Community & Rural Affairs 2017 Competitive Cycle Calendar

Funding: CreatINg Places, A partnership between the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) and Patronicity

Monday, October 2 - Session proposals due for 2018 Prosperity Indiana Summit

Partner Events

Ongoing - ULI Indiana events

Ongoing - Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals webinars

Ongoing - Prosperity Indiana Trainings

Ongoing: ADA National Network webinars and trainings

September: IndyGo Transit Talks

September: Indianapolis MPO Long Range Transportation Plan Community Meetings

Friday, September 22 - Indiana Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (INASLA) Annual Meeting, Indy

Friday, September 22 - CIRTA’s Commuter Connect Car Free Day Indy

Tuesday - Thursday, September 26-28 - Indiana MPO Conference, Creating More Livable Regions, Michigan City

September 27, 1:00 PM - Webinar, Shared Use Ambassador Highlight: Ohio Department of Health, Creating Healthy Communities Program

Wednesday - Friday, September 27-29 - AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention, Indy

Tuesday - Wednesday, October 3-4 - Indiana Health and Wellness Summit, Indy

Wednesday, October 4 - Walk to School Day

Tuesday - Thursday, October 10-12 - Aim Ideas Summit, Evansville

Wednesday, October 11, 2 PM - Webinar, Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement, featuring Indy WalkWays

Wednesday - Friday, October 18-20 - APA-IN Fall Conference, Lafayette

Thursday, October 19, 6:00 PM - 33rd Indiana Public Health Celebration & Hulman Awards, Indy

Tuesday - Thursday, October24 - 26 - Indiana Transportation Association (ITA) and Indiana Council on Specialized Transportation (INCOST) Annual Meetings, Indy

Wednesday, November 1 - INDOT ADA Advisory Group Meeting, Gary

Thursday, November 2 - Indiana Society for Public Health Education (InSOPHE) Fall Conference, Muncie

November 3-12 - Spirit & Place Festival (Theme: Power), Central Indiana

Tuesday - Wednesday, January 23-24, 2018 - Prosperity Indiana Summit, Creating Prosperity at the Intersection of Community Health and Community Development, Indy

Tuesday - Thursday, January 30 - February 1 - Indiana Park and Recreation Association Conference & Expo, Fort Wayne


National Events & Conferences

September 13-15 - National Walking Summit, Vital and Vibrant Communities: The Power of Walkability, St. Paul, MN

September 17-20 - Rail~Volution, Denver, CO

October 21-23 - SOPHE Advocacy Summit: Equipping and Empowering Advocates for Public Health, Washington, D.C.

November 4-8 - American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health, Atlanta, GA

February 1-3, 2018 - New Partners for Smart Growth Conference, San Francisco, CA

March 3 - League of American Bicyclists Leadership Retreat, Washington DC

March 5-7 - League of American Bicyclists National Bike Summit, Washington DC

September 16-19 - Walk/Bike/Places, New Orleans, LA

Health by Design Coalition Meetings

The Health by Design Coalition typically meets the 3rd Monday of the month, 2:30-4:30 p.m., at the Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of REALTORS® (MIBOR). For more information, contact Kim Irwin (kirwin [at] hbdin [dot] org).

There will be a full coalition meeting on Monday, 9/18, at 2:30 p.m., at MIBOR. We will spend most of the meeting providing information and seeking input related to our strategic planning process.

Committee and Workgroup Information