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AARP's Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities.

Post Date:March 19, 2019 3:30 pm

 Communities that have joined AARP's age-friendly network work to adopt features – including creating safer, walkable streets – to make towns and cities more livable for people of all ages. (Hugo Chisholm/Flickr)

Grand Island is the first city in Nebraska to join AARP's Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities.

Tonja Brown chairs Grow Grand Island, the group leading the city's initiative, a coalition that includes the local Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Development Corporation and the Convention and Visitors Bureau.

https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-10/senior-issues/grand-island-first-in-state-to-join-aarps-livability-network/a65167-1