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Walking with a Purpose

May 16, 2011
For more information contact:

Erika Conkling,
Senior Planner 425-430-6578 or Kris Sorensen, Associate Planner 425-430-6593
Preeti Shridhar, Communications Director 425 430-6569

Residents Invited to Participate in Cascade Walking Audit

WHAT: Benson Hill/Cascade Community residents are invited to participate in a walking audit to help find ways to improve the safety and walkability of their community. This program is made possible through a Sustainable Communities Building Block Grant the city received this year. The walking audit is designed to aid in the development of a plan to improve sidewalks, trails and street crossings, making them safer and more accessible and comfortable for people of all ages and ability levels.

WHO: Residents, community stakeholders, city staff, and advocates of healthy living through community design.

WHEN: Two opportunities to participate:
           June 7, 2011, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
           June 8, 2011, 8:30 to 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: The walking audit will begin and end at 17060 116th Avenue SE in the Cascade Shopping Center.

CONTACT: Erika Conkling, Senior Planner 425-430-6578
Kris Sorensen, Associate Planner 425-430-6593