Read the Surgeon General’s report on Walking and Walkable Communities to learn some of the Best Practices for impacting your community. Get some ideas for a policy you’d like to work towards with funding from the Get Active NJ program!
The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center has many resources including data, sample policies, funding opportunities and many other resources for all stages of community walkability projects.
New Jersey Department of Transportation’s how-to guide for passing and implementing a Complete Streets policy project.
Take a look at this model of a complete streets resolution from ChangeLab Solutions. It includes specific language you will need to include in your policy, considering all ages and abilities. It also has an extensive resource section.