|LC Classifications||PS3618.A985 L58 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008030834|
6: AARP Roadmap to Livability Participate in community activities 3. Be treated with respect 4. Have access to safe, appropriate and affordable housing and transportation 5. Have access to recreational opportunities and health services 6. Know what services and activities are. Readers, rejoice. This list of the Best Cities for Book Lovers has your name written all over it. Find out which cities we picked and what makes them great book cities. Readers, rejoice. This list of the Best Cities for Book Lovers has your name written all over it. Livability explores what makes small-to-medium sized cities great places to Author: Mitch Kline. Livability book. Read 78 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A collection of rich, powerfully human stories from the author of The Ha /5. Livability explores what makes small-to-medium sized cities great places to live. Through proprietary research studies, engaging articles and original photography and video, we examine topics related to community amenities, education, sustainability, transportation, housing and the economy.
The AARP Public Policy Institute developed the Livability Index as a web-based tool to measure community livability. Users can search the Index by address, ZIP Code, or community to find an overall livability score, as well as a score for each of seven major livability categories: housing, neighborhood, transportation, environment, health, engagement, and opportunity. THE LIVABILITY INDEX TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES FOR ALL AGES 3 want and need and what their communities provide. In this way, the Livability Index is more than just a tool. It’s also a platform from which communities can spur action. The Livability Index is just one of the many resources AARP offers local leaders and engagedFile Size: KB. The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most. The AARP Public Policy Institute developed the Livability Index as a web-based tool to measure community livability. Livability. 30, likes 1, talking about this. Time for a change? Find your perfect place, here.
“Livability” is a broad term with no precise or universally agreed-upon definition. The concept embraces cognate notions such as sustainability, quality of life, the “character” of place, and the health of communities. Livability is an “ensemble concept” (Myers, ; Andrews, ) whose factors include many complex characteristics. Livability is a national disability charity based in the UK and is the country's largest Christian disability charity. The charity was formed in after a merger between the Shaftesbury Society and John Grooms. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, became President of the organization in and the previous Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, was its vice-president. SafeGrowth is a new model for building crime-resistant and vibrant neighborhoods in the 21st Century. This book chronicles how SafeGrowth and methods like CPTED - Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design - turn troubled places back from the brink of crime/5(4). Using a blend of theory and practice, the second edition of Community Livability addresses evidence from international, state and local perspectives to explore what is meant by the term "livable communities." The second edition contains new chapters from leading academics and practitioners that examine the various factors that constitute a Cited by: