Collaborative school planning and active schools: a case study of Lee County, Florida.

@article{Lees2008CollaborativeSP,
  title={Collaborative school planning and active schools: a case study of Lee County, Florida.},
  author={Emily Lees and David Salvesen and Elizabeth Shay},
  journal={Journal of health politics, policy and law},
  year={2008},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={595-615}
}
To contribute to the understanding of the links between urban planning and school siting and, ultimately, the impact of both on physical activity, we conducted a case study of Lee County, Florida. Our study examined the extent of state-mandated collaboration between the Lee County School Board and Lee County government (e.g., the Lee County Department of Planning, the Office of Smart Growth, and the Department of Parks and Recreation). Specifically, we investigated planning processes under… CONTINUE READING