Curb Appeal: Making Our Communities More Pedestrian-Friendly

Dr. Mia Taormina Answers Your COVID-19 Questions
People walking their dogs in Glenview, Ill., Friday, April 2, 2021. Nam Y. Huh / AP Photo
Dr. Mia Taormina Answers Your COVID-19 Questions
People walking their dogs in Glenview, Ill., Friday, April 2, 2021. Nam Y. Huh / AP Photo

Curb Appeal: Making Our Communities More Pedestrian-Friendly

Sidewalks seem simple, but they play an important role in communities’ success, helping people get around, attracting business, promoting safety, even resilience to climate change. Reset talks with Chicago and suburban officials on how and why they’re investing in sidewalks to ensure their communities’ success.

GUESTS: Audrey Wennink, transportation director at Metropolitan Planning Council

State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, newly elected mayor of Calumet City

Ruth Rosas, advocate for the Consortium to Lower Obesity in Chicago Children