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Building Healthy Communities

On Wednesday, May 14, the Medical Officers of Health for Toronto, Peel, Hamilton and Simcoe Muskoka unveiled their joint report on health impacts of community design and public transportation services.

The report makes key recommendations for improving municipal planning and transportation systems in ways that will be beneficial to the public's health.

Note: The documents above contain revisions made in June, 2014. Please refer to these if you downloaded the previous version. 

For more information on Building Healthy Communities, check out our pages on:

Healthy Places, Healthy People

Active Transportation

Access to Recreation

What You Can Do in Your Community


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