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Article: Washington, D.C. school performance and walkability

As part of an open data initiative, members of the Code for DC Brigade found a correlation between higher public school performance and walkability.  It is also known that walkability and access to transit increase real estate values.  What does this say about DC schools, or about walkable neighborhoods, for that matter?    In an […]

Safe Routes to School

It’s that time of year again–Labor Day is well behind us, a hint of fall weather is in the air, and children in the Delaware Valley are returning to school.  If you like the idea of fitting exercise into daily life by walking to school but are concerned about your students’ safety, look no further […]