Thank you to all who have endorsed our charter and demonstrated support for an active, healthy West Parry Sound area. Endorsements from all residents and organizations are welcome and much appreciated! Please help spread the word to friends, family members or acquaintances who would like to see West Parry Sound continue to become more Active Trans friendly.
Clean Air Day is a celebration of environmentally-friendly activities that promote clean air and good health across Canada. It is a great opportunity to make environmentally-friendly lifestyle choices, for you, your family and your community. Clean Air Day, on June 8, 2011, is associated with the Commuter Challenge and Canadian Environment Week, June 5-11. This initiative […]
Did you know that West Parry Sound has over 225km of on road cycling routes? If you’re interested in road cycling or touring in Parry Sound, please check out our links page. The West Parry Sound Active Transportation Committee has compiled a resource of all the major on road cycling routes in the West Parry Sound Area. […]
The week of June 5-11 is National Environment Week and everyone is encouraged to take on the Commuter Challenge! Walk, ride a bike, take public transit or another form of environmentally friendly transportation to your destinations for the week of June 5-11. Nearly 50% Canadians are physically inactive (Heart and Stroke Foundation, 2011). Driving a car 18,000km costs $9,525 (Canadian Automobile Association, 2004) It takes […]
On Sunday May 29, 2011 the West Parry Sound Health Centre is holding the Biosphere Walk Pole Run fundraiser event. Revenue generated will go to help support the West Parry Sound Health Centre in our community. Where: Charles W. Stockey Centre When: Sunday, May 29, 2011 Please check out the PS Run website (Link on our links […]
The West Parry Sound Active Transportatoin Committee has just launched its Facebook Page. Check it out through the ‘Find Us On Facebook’ link on our homepage or login to Facebook and search for West Parry Sound Active Transportation Committee. On our page you’ll find photos of Active Transportation routes in Parry Sound and information about where we are headed in […]