In 2015, Indiana County was selected to participate in the WalkWorks program. WalkWorks is a collaboration between the Indiana County Office of Planning & Development, Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Pennsylvania Downtown Center (formerly through the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health) to increase opportunities for physical activity across Indiana County. Through this grant funded program, planners work with local communities to identify community-based walking routes and form sustainable walking groups that will enhance and expand active transportation with the ultimate goal of improving the health of County residents.
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Thanks to everyone who participated in #ICDecathlon2021!
The 2021 Indiana County Decathlon is over and we’re preparing for 2022. In the meantime, please explore the county with these Self-Guided Walking Tours created for your use. Looking forward to seeing you on our next adventures.
Watershed Walk Part One
Watershed Walk Part Two
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Indiana County WalkWorks Routes
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WalkWorks Program Staff:
Barbara Hauge, P.L.A, ASLA, NGICP
WalkWorks Program Manager
Program Advisory and Steering Committees:
Indiana County Active Transportation Advisory Committee
Patty Yamrick; Ernest Borough Secretary; firstname.lastname@example.org
Laurie Lafontaine; Advocate; Indiana County Planning Commission, C&I Trail Council Board Member; email@example.com
Josh Krug; Deputy Director; Indiana County Office of Planning & Development; firstname.lastname@example.org
Indiana County WalkWorks/Decathlon Steering Committee
Barbara Hauge; Leslie Stenger; Patty Yamrick, Ernest Borough Secretary; Ed Cochran, Clymer Borough; Cecelia Mullen and Peggy Mullen, Indiana Residents, Janet Wikstrom, Cherry Hill Township; Tammy Blumling, Center Township; Pam MacWilliams, Indiana Borough
Phone: (724) 465-3870
Fax 1: (724) 465-3150
Fax 2: (724) 465-3151
801 Water St.
Indiana, PA 15701-1705
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday EST