Pleasant St. HIA Advisory Committee

22 May 2015

An Advisory Committee for the Pleasant Street Health Impact Assessment (HIA) has been formed. The Committee will work with the PVPC project team to steer the HIA, obtain local input, review draft documents and prioritize recommendations. Advisory Committee members were selected to include a mix of decision makers for the streetscape project under study, representatives of neighborhood stakeholders, and technical experts. They include: 

  • Sarah Bankert, Healthy Hampshire
  • Joanne Campbell, Valley CDC
  • Tom Douglas, neighborhood business-person
  • Wayne Feiden, Planning Department, Northampton
  • Kim Gilhuly, Human Impact Partners and neighborhood resident
  • Jim Laurila, City Engineer, Northampton
  • Carolyn Misch, Planning Department, Northampton
  • Ryan O’Donnell, Northampton City Councilor (Ward 3)
  • Kathleen Szegda, Partners for a Healthier Community
  • Ben Wood, Mass Department of Public Health