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  • Sisters, Oregon Designated "Walk Friendly Community": Sisters, Oregon has been named as a Walk Friendly Community by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center. Sisters was designated as a Bronze-level community based on its sound planning practices, coordination with law enforcement, and excellent example projects.
  • TGM 2014 Grant Awards: A list of the TGM 2014 Grant Awards is now available.
  • Healthy Community Speaker Series: The Healthy Community Speaker Series is back for 2014, with events in Portland, Salem, Eugene and Bend on October 7-10. James F. Sallis, Ph.D, Director of the Active Living Research program will discuss how community design, land use, and transportation policies affect our ability to be more physically active - and, in turn, our ability to stay healthy throughout our lifespan. Click here for more information about these free events.
  • Rethinking Streets - New Report Available: The University of Oregon's Sustainable Cities Initiative has released a new report which provides detailed information on 25 successful complete streets projects across the United States. The report shows how communities implemented street improvements and the results of the changes they achieved. 
  • Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Model Code Module Available Now: TGM has released a new optional module for the Model Code for Small Cities, focused on transportation demand management (TDM). The TDM module is included in a guide for local governments that are interested in learning more about implementing a TDM program, including background information and a step-by-step approach to implementation.