HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign for the Mid-Atlantic

Helping Municipal Leaders Create Healthy, Prosperous Communities

The Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Cities & Towns Campaign provides free training and technical assistance to municipal leaders to adopt policies that make it easier for residents to eat better and move more.

The HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign is an initiative of The Institute for Public Health Innovation in partnership with the Maryland Municipal League and the Virginia Municipal League. 

 

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  Featured above: The picturesque Salt Trail that runs between The Town of Glade Spring and The Town of Saltville.  

Featured above: The picturesque Salt Trail that runs between The Town of Glade Spring and The Town of Saltville.  

The Town of Glade Spring, Virginia 

“I wanted to let people know it’s not expensive to be healthy, and it doesn’t require extra time or effort to recognize healthy eating and active living. We’ve really tried to promote those things in our small Town.”

— Nancy Williams, Secretary/Treasurer of the Planning Commission