Wednesday To-Do: Mississippi Mayor to Discuss Walkable Communities

Chip Johnson, mayor of Hernando, Mississippi, will discuss his community’s efforts to fight childhood obesity through policies that promote a culture of good health. Under Johnson’s leadership, Hernando has undertaken efforts to build sidewalks, parks and trails and establish a local farmer’s market, among other initiatives. Johnson has become a national spokesman for community health and quality of life issues. This lecture is part of “Place, Parks and Politics,” a four-week, outdoor speaker series in partnership with the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau.

WHEN: Wednesday, October 27 – 12 p.m.

WHERE: River Market Pavilion in Little Rock

Reserve your seats by emailing publicprograms@clintonschool.uasys.edu or calling (501)683-5239.

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