Resources

The work of Communities in Action has been showcased in presentations at numerous conferences, as well as in case studies and other documents as an example of implementing active transportation in a small, rural community. Here are links to some of these resources, which provide more detailed information on the work, successes and lessons learned.


Presentation at Rural Ontario Municipal Conference (2017)
Presentation at Ontario Good Roads Association Conference (2015)
Presentation at Pro Walk Pro Bike Pro Place Conference (2014)
Landmark Case Study - Tools of Change (2012)
Creating Active Rural Communities Case Study (2008)

In 2012, the CIA completed an extensive evaluation of the impact of their work.
Full report: "Seven Years Later: Evaluating Impact on Active Transportation in Haliburton County"
Or a little lighter reading: Executive Summary

Members of the CIA have also published articles, including this one on " Community - Municipal Partnerships - working together to create healthy communities"

Here are some additional helpful resources on creating healthy rural communities including active transportation:

Resources for Small, Rural and Remote Communities  
Rural Complete Streets
Small Town and Rural Multi-Modal Networks Guide
Healthy Rural Communities Toolkit

To find out more about cycling opportunities in the Haliburton Highlands visit Cycle Haliburton