Tag Archive: walkability

Community Sidewalk Audit


On Saturday, September 10, 2011 the Franklin High School student group SOCIO (Scholars, Organizing Culturally Innovative Opportunities) went out into their community to document the conditions of sidewalks and crosswalks in Somerset, New Jersey around the Pine Grove Elementary School.  Working with Dr. Wansoo Im and student volunteers from the Edward J. Bloustein School of …

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IMSOCIO Community Mapping Event


A walkability and cleanliness data-collection and mapping event will take place at 10:00 am on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at the Pine Grove Manor Elementary School. This initiative was organized by IMSOCIO, VERTICES, LLC., and the Spanish Club of Franklin Township High School in an effort to assess and document the safety and pollution levels …

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Garfield Community Mapping


One of the community mapping events that the Center for Community Mapping organized was the Garfield, New Jersey Community Mapping initiative which took place in 2008. The broader context of this project included getting kids and adults in the community involved in the Garfield F.U.N (Fitness, Unity, and Nutrition) project, which sought to give community …

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