The goal of the plans was to improve the integration of physical activity and other healthy behaviors into the daily routines of county residents. Through an intense public involvement and agency coordination effort, recommendations were made that:
These goals, along with community-specific aspirations that emerged from the public outreach process, were instrumental in guiding the plan for each of the study areas. Implementation action plans were prepared that identified specific health, land use/urban design and transportation related improvements that provided directions for short-term and longer-term implementation. A list of non-traditional funding sources was researched and provided to augment more traditional funding resources.