Incorporating Health into     Comprehensive Planning                         for Cities                         Amalia Lei...
Objectives Identify how health can be incorporated to planning Discus why a health lens is important Support or implement ...
Growth ManagementAct 1990
Utilities         Land Use           ShorelinesWashington State Comprehensive Plan ElementsHousing         Transportation ...
54% of adults are overweight    20% of adults are obese
22% middle and high school     youth are overweight
Burien
Des Moines
Federal Way
Redmond
Sea Tac
Snoqualmie
Lessons Learned             Focus on aging in place and children             Each community can approach this             ...
ResourcesDes Moines, WA: Healthy Des Moines Elementhttp://www.desmoineswa.gov/dept/development/plan/comp_download.htmlPubl...
Incorporating Health into     Comprehensive Planning                         for Cities                         Amalia Lei...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, ...
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#17 Reducing Health Inequities through Active Transportation Policy: Tools, Successes and Lessons Learned in King County, WA - Leighton

  1. 1. Incorporating Health into Comprehensive Planning for Cities Amalia Leighton, PE Civil Engineer and Planner SvR Design Company
  2. 2. Objectives Identify how health can be incorporated to planning Discus why a health lens is important Support or implement healthy comprehensive planning policies Recognize community stakeholders who should be involved
  3. 3. Growth ManagementAct 1990
  4. 4. Utilities Land Use ShorelinesWashington State Comprehensive Plan ElementsHousing Transportation Capital Facilities
  5. 5. 54% of adults are overweight 20% of adults are obese
  6. 6. 22% middle and high school youth are overweight
  7. 7. Burien
  8. 8. Des Moines
  9. 9. Federal Way
  10. 10. Redmond
  11. 11. Sea Tac
  12. 12. Snoqualmie
  13. 13. Lessons Learned Focus on aging in place and children Each community can approach this differently and work toward the same outcome Multidisciplinary approach is critical Messaging is SO important Give yourself time
  14. 14. ResourcesDes Moines, WA: Healthy Des Moines Elementhttp://www.desmoineswa.gov/dept/development/plan/comp_download.htmlPublic Health – Seattle & King Countyhttp://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/ehs/healthyplaces.aspxhttp://www.letsdothiskingcounty.org/Change Lab Solutions (formerly Public Health Law and Policy) http://changelabsolutions.org/Centers for Disease Control – Communities PuttingPrevention to Work (CPPW)http://www.cdc.gov/CommunitiesPuttingPreventiontoWork/index.htm
  15. 15. Incorporating Health into Comprehensive Planning for Cities Amalia Leighton, PE Civil Engineer and Planner SvR Design Company

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