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Conversations about Creating a Culture of Activity: Profiling the people, places, programs, and policies that help to promote a culture of activity within our communities.
9 hours ago
A Session w/ Transportation Psychologist Bryan Jones
In this episode, John settles into a fun conversation and "therapy session" with Bryan Jones, City Manager of Eastvale, CA.
5 days ago
Induced Demand Innovations w/ Curtis Rogers
In this episode, we chat with Curtis Rogers, Co-Founder & COO of Parkade about innovative ways that communities can flip the concept of induced demand on its head to encourage active mobility and more vibrant business districts.
1 hr 12 min
Jun 26, 2020
Run This World w/ Nicole DeBoom
In this episode, John catches up with Nicole, a former professional triathlete, Ironman Triathlon champion, founder of Skirt Sports and the non-profit Running Start, and host of the fabulous Run This World Podcast.
1 hr 5 min
Jun 23, 2020
Shared Paths Boulder w/ Graham Hill
In this episode, we're joined by Graham Hill, Founder & Executive Director of Shared Paths in Boulder, CO, an innovative stewardship initiative that supports over 90 miles of paved urban pathways.
Jun 19, 2020
Rebuild Restore Renew w/ Roshun Austin
Don't miss this special conversation with Roshun Austin from South Memphis about some of the inspiring work being done to help the community become healthier, more physically active, and engaged.
Jun 16, 2020
Streets for Everyone w/ Jill Locantore
In May John had the pleasure of speaking Jill Locantore, Executive Director of the Denver Streets Partnership about the progress the city is making to create safer, more inviting streets for everyone.
Jun 9, 2020
Startup CEO Reflections w/ Jennifer Baird
In this episode, we're joined by Jennifer Baird, a veteran Startup CEO and serial entrepreneur. Jen shares her strategies for bringing movement into her personal and professional lives and the benefits she'd documented over the years.
Jun 4, 2020
Cultivating Community w/ Kevin Shepherd
During these truly challenging times comes this hopeful and helpful conversation about what it takes to cultivate a healthy, both fiscally and physically, community.
May 28, 2020
Active Explorations w/ Holly Bennett
In this episode, Holly shares how a four-month-long bicycle trip changed her life trajectory and inspired a passion for movement
May 21, 2020
Following Footprints w/ Dom Nozzi & Maggie Waddoups
In this episode, John catches up with the Boulder-based Follow Our Footprints dynamic duo Dom Nozzi and Maggie Waddoups
1 hr 6 min
May 16, 2020
A Walker In LA w/ Alissa Walker
In this episode, we go for a virtual stroll in Los Angeles with the amazing Alissa Walker with Curbed.
May 9, 2020
Why The Overhead Wire w/ Jeff Wood
Jeff Wood from San Francisco gives us a peek inside the Overhead Wire and Talking Headways Podcast
May 4, 2020
Inspiring Vibrancy w/ Amanda Popken
We're delighted to share with you this inspiring conversation with Amanda Popken from the Dallas area
May 1, 2020
Places People Love w/ Lynn Richards
In this episode, we welcome Lynn Richards, President & CEO of CNU (the Congress for the New Urbanism) a membership-based organization dedicated to building places people love.
Apr 28, 2020
Fighting Traffic w/ Peter Norton
In this episode, we talk with Peter Norton, author of Fighting Traffic about some of the parallels of the dawn of the motor age with our current pandemic and the push for more people-oriented space on our streets.
Apr 21, 2020
Composing a Compelling Narrative w/ Kea Wilson
In this episode, we catch up with Kea Wilson, Senior Editor with Streetsblog
Apr 16, 2020
It's All City Building w/ Mark Nickita
In this episode, we bring you a bit of city building banter with one of the best, Mark Nickita of Archive DS
Apr 13, 2020
Building Strong Towns w/ Chuck Marohn
Charles Marohn with Strong Towns shares the story behind the worldwide movement he launched and where we go from here. We discuss how and why Strong Towns is a bottom-up revolution to rebuilding American prosperity.
1 hr 44 min
Apr 10, 2020
Tactical Urbanism in a Pandemic w/ Mike Lydon
Talking tactical urbanism strategies for a pandemic era w/ Mike Lydon
Apr 7, 2020
Going Dutch w/ Chris Bruntlett
Chris Bruntlett with the Dutch Cycling Embassy talks about making the move from Canada to Holland and how the family is adjusting.
Apr 1, 2020
Main Street Transformation w/ Victor Dover & Raphael Clemente
Talking through West Palm Beach's Clematis Street transformation with Victor Dover & Raphael Clemente
Mar 27, 2020
Updates from Bike Austin & Walk Austin
In this episode, we dive in deep on all things active mobility and safer streets with Chris Riley with Bike Austin and Adam Greenfield with Walk Austin
1 hr 1 min
Mar 20, 2020
Rolling Forward with MoveATX w/ Jim Wick
In this episode, we are joined by Jim Wick, Lead Organizer with MOVEATX an advocacy organization dedicated to helping create a new mobility future for Austin, TX and the issues we discuss are most certainly relevant to many other cities in North America.
Mar 10, 2020
Getting Out There w/ Ryan Van Duzer
Inspiring people to get off their couches and explore this beautiful planet through his storytelling is Ryan van Duzer's passion
Mar 7, 2020
Ready to Ride w/ Mathias Ihlenfeld
Getting more kids on bikes more often is the driving passion behind Woom bikes.
Mar 5, 2020
Dream it, Plan it, GO FOR IT! w/ Katie Deolloz
Katie Deolloz shares an uplifting story about an activity program she was very passionate about creating, how she made it happen, and how it's going so far.
Feb 29, 2020
It Could Be Me w/ Triny Willerton
In this episode, Triny Willerton of #ItCouldBeMe shares her story of turning a tragic event into a national movement for safer streets for everyone
Feb 27, 2020
Reconnecting to Your Community w/ Darcy Kitching
Darcy Kitching of Boulder, Colorado joins John in a comprehensive conversation about her experiences leading community engagement activities.
Feb 25, 2020
Growing Old(er) w/ Preston Tyree
Preston Tyree of Austin's Mueller neighborhood talks about what it's like to live in a community that is quickly transforming into an "All Ages & Abilities" environment, adult tricycles, and so much more.
Feb 25, 2020
Wading into Walkability w/ Heyden Black Walker
Heyden reflects on walkability and livability factors in London, Paris, and Berlin with a little bit of The Netherlands thrown in for good measure.
Feb 25, 2020
Active Towns Podcast Intro
This is a very brief introduction to the Active Towns Initiative and this new podcast.