Active Living

Active Living Committee

Mile Marker signs along Western Avenue to encourage walking? Divvy bikes in Blue Island? Champion a healthier Blue Island through encouraging residents to live activity through walking, biking or floating! Encourage lawmakers to make an active life a safe and easy one.

2014 Goals

  • Get Blue Island Designated as Bike-Friendly Community
  • Hold Open Streets event (May or June 2014)
  • Install signage for walking path Mile Markers (by June 2014)
  • Adopt Safe Park Zones Ordinance
  • Bring Divvy to Blue Island

Next meeting: Thursday, February 13, 7 pm at the Blue Island Public Library 


Committee meets on the 1st Thursday of each month. Meetings will alternate between afternoons (@ 2:30pm) and evenings (@ 7pm) to accommodate different schedules.

Committee Chair: Leslie Phemister,

Committee Co-Chair: Jason Berry,

Meeting Minutes and Agendas:

January 9th, 2014 Meeting Agenda and Minutes, Active Living

December 12, 2013 Meeting Agenda and Minutes, Active Living

November 11th, 2013 Meeting Agenda and Notes, Active Living

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