Tyler Norris: An Imperative for our Time: Defining and Supporting a Well-Being Agenda for Cities

Read Tyler’s guest piece for the National League of Cities’ CitiesSpeak blog:
Across America, city leaders — not just mayors and other elected leaders, but also philanthropists, business owners and community organization professionals — know that promoting health and well-being is not just about having enough hospitals and doctors. Over the past three decades, research has shown that quality education, a living wage and good jobs, affordable housing, reliable transportation, healthy food, family supports, safe neighborhoods and an experience of civic belonging all deeply impact our health.