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Resolution 01-06

Resolution 01-06

Promoting Walking

WHEREAS, overwhelming fiscal resources are spent by private enterprise, in pursuit of private profits, to encourage automobile driving, and

WHEREAS, there is little direct monetary profit to be made in encouraging people to walk,

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that America Walks calls upon governments, agencies and corporations to devote sustained resources to educating the citizenry in the benefits of walking, to promote walking, and to actively and without reservation encourage people to walk as a part of their daily lives and as a form of transportation.