Transportation, Trails and Community Design Policy for Health

Submitted by Adrienne Dozier Posted on behalf of Dr. Meena Brewster, Adjunct Professor of Environmental Studies
December 02, 2019 - 9:28 am
Event Flyer

An Open Panel Discussion on

Transportation, Trails & Community Design Policy for Health

December 3rd, 6:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Cole Cinema, Campus Center

Register to attend at: https://trailspanel.eventbrite.com.

Discussion will focus on how trails and walkable communities can be instrumental for improving public health, how policy can impact community wellness, and local action on the built environment. Panelists for this event include:

  • Fred Shaffer, Planning Coordinator, Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
  • Sue Veith, Urban and Environmental Planner, St. Mary’s County Department of Economic Development
  • Kwasi Bosompem, Senior Planner, St. Mary’s County Department of Land Use and Growth Management

This event is open to all students, faculty and staff, public health professionals, and community members who would like to learn more about this public health issue. It is jointly sponsored by the SMCM Environmental Studies Department and the St. Mary's County Health Department.