Invest in Public Transit to Create Healthy, Green and Just Communities

Prepared by Kim Perrotta MHSc – February 8, 2021 (Investir dans le transport en commun pour creer des collectivites saines vertes et equitables) The COVID-19

Use Taxpayer Dollars to Create a Healthy, Green & Just Future

Prepared by Kim Perrotta MHSc, CHASE Executive Director, November 20, 2020 In a few weeks, the Federal Government will release its new budget; a budget

Green Investment and Resilient Communities lead to a Brighter future

Hamilton Spectator. April 20, 2020. Op-ed by Kim Perrotta. ED for CHASE.  The federal minister of environment and climate change has floated the idea of

A Tale of Two Crises

Prepared by Kim Perrotta, CHASE ED, April 7, 2020 As a public health professional who has worked on environmental issues for over 30 years, I

Reducing Health Impacts along Traffic Corridors: An Overview

There are a number of different policies and approaches that can be used to reduce the health impacts associated with elevated levels of air pollution

WHO Finds Significant Health & Climate Benefits associated with Transit & Active Transportation

The World Health Organization (WHO) has concluded that the climate change mitigation strategies that significantly increase the accessibility, affordability and quality of public transit and