Mayor Rick Kriseman signed a proclamation on April 19, 2021 announcing a Meatless Monday initiative in St. Petersburg.
Healthy St. Pete is a City of St. Petersburg initiative led by the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department. The mission of Healthy St. Pete is to build a culture of health in our city by making the healthy choice the easy choice through a collaborative community effort. We will work to improve health outcomes, reduce health inequities, and strive to implement policies and programs that give all citizens the opportunity to reach and enjoy optimal health. This initiative is designed to encourage our community to Eat, Shop, Live and Play Healthy in a city where the sun shines on all.
This program aims to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity and encourage healthy behaviors in children and families in St. Petersburg.
To actively engage those that live, work and play in St. Petersburg. This program offers free fitness education and programming in parks across the city.
A collaborative approach to improving the health of all people by incorporating health considerations into decision-making across sectors and policy areas.
Resources available to improve access to health care services, increase social support, encourage healthy habits, and provide nutritional information.
Healthier Together helps to engage community partners and elevate the progress being made across all sectors.