Healthy Cities Program Toolkit - Policies and Resources

The list below provides examples of policies and resources from cities within and outside of Santa Clara County that are applicable to policy strategies listed on the Healthy Cities Program Dashboard. This is not a comprehensive list, however, if your city has adopted a model policy applicable to any of the strategies listed on the Healthy Cities Program Dashboard and you would like to include a link to it somewhere below, please contact the Public Health Department at [email protected].

Walking, Biking, and Recreation Environments

Transportation Mode Shift

Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

Healthy Food Environments

  • Standards for Meetings and Celebrations, Events, Vending Machines, City-Run Programming, and City-Run Cafes or Cafeterias
  • Drinking Water Access Policy
  • Maintain Community Gardens on City Property/Parks

Healthy Worksites

Reduced Exposure to Secondhand Smoke

Eliminating Youth Access to Tobacco

Healthy Built Environments

For more information, please contact:

©2021 County of Santa Clara. All rights reserved.