Progressive communities recognize that real health happens within the context of our daily habits. It happens where we live, learn, work. eat, shop and play.
As we come together to design our community to more fully enjoy a healthy lifestyle, Osceola leaders and citizens recognize the value of a walkable community. Trails are connecting people and places, enabling them to walk, run errands, take breaks at work and connect socially. With the trails getting linked together and sidewalk improvement projects getting completed, Osceola is continually improving its walkability. What makes people walk is what makes great places to live- a great destination, access to natural beauty and a vibrant socially connected community.
Some of the benefits of a Walkable Community: