TITLE

San Francisco's Healthy Development Measuring Tool

AUTHOR(S)
Macris, Natalie
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Planning;Mar2007, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the role of the Department of Public Health on the decision making process of development planning in San Francisco, California. In August 2006, the department produced the first draft Healthy Development Measurement Tool, describing it as an evidence-based support for healthy planning and policy making. The department envisions the tool as a checklist that other city departments as well as developers and neighborhood groups can use to evaluate proposed development projects and larger planning groups.
ACCESSION #
24245396

 

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