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Promote Healthy and Age-Friendly Built Environments

Outcome: Increased proportion of development applications that meet the healthy development criteria.

Measurement: Number of approved development applications that meet or exceed a pass score on the local health assessment tool

In 2017, 17 applications in Brampton, 8 in Caledon, and 2 in Misssissauga met or exceeded a pass score on the local health assessment tool.

For more information on the Healthy Development Framework, please refer to Peel's Healthy Development Assessement User Guide (PDF).

Importance

There is a connection between health and the built environment. Designing communities that promote and support active and sustainable transportation will have a positive impact on the overall health of Peel residents at all ages and stages of life.

In 2017, we: