Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and are in the process of generating evidence of effectiveness or may not yet be tested.

Arts & Transportation Rapid Response

Smart Growth America

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Outreach/ Education/ Communications
Neighborhood and Built Environment
Social and Community Context
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Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This report describes five partnerships between public transportation agencies and local artists to promote pandemic mitigation strategies (e.g., masking, social distancing) on public transit and in public spaces. The article includes a description of the projects resulting from each partnership and key strategies used to complete each project. The practice strategy this article is focused on is culturally resonant public health communications about COVID mitigation strategies.

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Partnership Building

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