FITTING PLACES: How the Built Environment Affects Active Living and Active Transportation.

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"The way cities and towns are built influences the behaviour of the people who live in them. That includes our propensity to integrate physical activity into our daily or weekly routine, thus improving our health.

"This discussion paper is intended to provide an introduction to the subject. It may act as a bridge between persons with an interest or expertise in health and those with an interest or expertise in urban development."

Filed in: Health, Promoting Walking and Bicycling, Plans and Policies

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