Next-Generation Transportation Info Sessions


The City is a Gym: How Vancouver became a healthier city through the design of its transportation system



May 27, 2016

1–2:30 pm PDT

Speaker: Gordon Price, SFU City Program


When people have to drive to a gym to use an exercise bicycle, something is wrong.  What if the city itself encouraged activity, providing safe and accessible ways to get needed exercise while at the same time getting someplace. This presentation by SFU City Program Director Gordon Price will explore how Vancouver is becoming the city as workout—and what measurable outcomes have resulted.