THE NYC HEALTHY HOMES SUMMIT
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November 21 & 22, 2014
Affordable, Equitable Transit
Access by residents to affordable, safe, clean, and reliable forms of public and alternative transportation regardless of age and ability.
----►New York State Transportation Equity Alliance Transportation determines how we get to the places where we live, work, play, pray and learn. Unfortunately, the transportation system in New York is flawed due to imbalanced funding that favors cars over other modes of transportation. More...
----►Transit Riders Action Committee(TRAC) Over the past two years, Albany took over $260 million dollars of funding reserved for public transit to balance the state’s overall budget. These raids left transit riders with higher fares, the loss of 2 subway lines and 37 bus routes. More...
(Image courtesy of the NYC Transit Authority)
WE ACT's 8 Indicators of a Healthy Community
----► Clean Air
----► Affordable, Equitable Transit
----► Waste, Pests & Pesticides Reduction
----► Toxic Free Products
----► Good Food in Schools
----► Sustainable Land Use
----► Open & Green Space
----► Healthy Indoor Environments