It is time to challenge our outdated beliefs and spark new solutions so more people can choose how they live as they age. The best way to predict the future is to create it! Join Age-Friendly Oregon Champions from around the state as well as national and international leaders to help make Oregon communities great places to live, work and play for people of all ages and abilities.
Senior Policy Manager Kari Schlosshauer will speak on a panel about the importance of walkability for people of all ages and abilities, including access to transit and other destinations, and especially as it relates to needs around safety, community, and being able to access needed destinations for youth, older adults, low income communities, and communities of color.
Other speakers include:
Gil Penalosa, Founder and chair, 8 80 Cities
Mayor Ted Wheeler, City of Portland
Mayor Chuck Bennett, City of Salem
Commissioner Nick Fish, City of Portland
Dr. Margaret Neal, Portland State University
Peggy Maguire, Cambia Health Foundation
Marcus Mundy, Coalition for Communities of Color
... and more!
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Monday, December 9, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.