Blue Zones Pottawatomie County to host a Built Environment Charrette 

Blue Zones Pottawatomie County will host a Built Environment Charrette at 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 26 at First Christian Church, 1625 N. Broadway.

The event will provide insights into the policies and initiatives that could make Pottawatomie County a more livable, walkable and bikeable community.

Activities will include a biking audit and community town hall to gather input and data that will inform and prioritize a list of improvements specifically for Pottawatomie County.

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Blue Zones Pottawatomie County will hold a Safe Routes to School Event

Blue Zones Project, with the leadership of walkability and urban design expert, Dan Burden, will observe student’s arrival at Horace Mann Elementary followed by a walkability presentation and conceptual design discussion as well discuss as the conditions that may deter children from walking and biking to homes, businesses and especially the schools in Shawnee.

The event will be 7:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, March 27 at Horace Mann Elementary School, 412 N Draper.