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John Christensen in The Los Angeles Times: Parks and green spaces are vital for neighborhoods, so why aren’t there more?

“There’s a very substantial relationship between having a park within walking distance of your home and good health outcomes,” said Jon Christensen, an adjunct assistant professor at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. “This is clearly a public health benefit issue and an issue of environmental justice.”