This presentation was delivered to the Wichita City Council on Oct. 22, 2013. It outlines the findings of the recently completed health impact assessment of options before the council for improving the city’s bus system. The health impact assessment report was completed to inform policymakers as they assess potential health effects associated with each of three proposed transit concepts.
About Kansas Health Institute
The Kansas Health Institute supports effective policymaking through nonpartisan research, education and engagement. KHI believes evidence-based information, objective analysis and civil dialogue enable policy leaders to be champions for a healthier Kansas. Established in 1995 with a multiyear grant from the Kansas Health Foundation, KHI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization based in Topeka.