Topics » Health   Sept. 21, 2011

Galveston: Healthier After Disaster?

Broken Sidewalks

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Broken Sidewalks

Brightly colored sidewalk art doesn't cover the fact that many of the Galveston's sidewalks and walking paths are in a dire state of disrepair. Fixing them as part of the city's ongoing hurricane recovery plans is crucial to the health of all Galvestonians looking for a safe and convenient place to exercise, according to the staff of the Center to Eliminate Health Disparities at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

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