Richmond has been recognized for its active and healthy environment in the inaugural Global Active Cities designation.
The label, given by The Active Well-being Initiative, recognizes the effort cities make to offer residents the opportunities to improve their physical well-being.
“Richmond has long been known as one of Canada’s healthiest cities,” said Mayor Malcolm Brodie in a press release.
“We continue to work hard to help our citizens lead healthy, active lives through a wide variety of strategies including our recently approved Community Wellness Strategy, which was developed in concert with numerous partners. This tremendous global honour will help further energize our efforts to make sure all Richmond residents enjoy a great quality of life.” …