Resources

2015 Study on Watersheds in Houston -Brays, Buffalo, White Oak and Cypress Creek and the impact of tropical storms and flooding https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212096315000030

Next City: Milwaukee’s Complete Street plans getting more people out on the streets!

Trust for Public Land Park Score http://parkscore.tpl.org/map.php?city=Houston#sm.000143likgxvwdi4yi72oc2fcjuwg 

Trust for Public Land Houston Summary https://www.tpl.org/sites/default/files/city2/city2/tpl.HOU.8_10_18.pdf 

Healthy Living Matters (Harris County, Houston)

www.healthylivingmatters.net

Annual Bike to Work Days

https://www.houstonbikeways.org/btwd-annual

Houston Bike Share Program

http://www.houstongovnewsroom.org/go/doc/2155/2877514/

Locate Parks with off-street Hike and Bike Trails on Google maps

http://houstontx.gov/parks/hikeandbike.html

Houston Parks Board Bayou Greenways 2020 http://houstonparksboard.org/bayou-greenways-2020/

Saturday, June 3

http://nationaltrailsday.americanhiking.org/

Bike Trails and Crime Review Project Report for Property Value/Desirability Effects of Bike Paths Adjacent to Residential Areas prepared for Delaware Center for Transportation and the State of Delaware Department of Transportation

https://www.railstotrails.org/resourcehandler.ashx?id=4482

Looped-in Podcast (particularly episode 77) about walkable Houston

https://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/real-estate/looped-in/article/Listen-Designing-a-more-walkable-Houston-12900202.php

Scenic Houston – http://www.scenichouston.org/

Next City has articles about what other cities are doing to create better cities https://nextcity.org/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwre_XBRDVARIsAPf7zZi4tn4PG2poK43un78PB3BGwQ6RjknNQySD-aHshZrcmftz60xIezsaAmtCEALw_wcB

“Busy Streets” Theory https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/flints-neighborhood-led-approach-to-reducing-crime

An interesting “walkability score” index.  Enter your zipcode. https://www.walkscore.com/

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