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Road to Health: Improving Walking and Cycling in Toronto

Toronto Public Health has released a new report entitled Road to Health: Improving Walking and Cycling in Toronto that summarizes the research on the health benefits and the risk associated with walking and cycling and provides an economic assessment.  This report synthesizes the evidence and provides specific strategies to increase the use and safety of active transportation in Toronto

The full report can be found on our TPH Built Environment web page: http://www.toronto.ca/health/hphe/built_environment.htm

Direct link to the PDF file: http://www.toronto.ca/health/hphe/pdf/roadtohealth.pdf

The Board of Health report with recommendations is located here: http://app.toronto.ca/tmmis/viewAgendaItemHistory.do?item=2012.HL13.1