“We all live busy lives; however, I have embarked upon a personal health journey and I encourage residents to join me”
Mayor Sharon Weston Broome has announce a new initiative called Move with Mayor Broome. Move with Mayor Broome will promote more active lifestyles through various community led walking and biking events. The events will be in partnership with communities and organizations that seek to promote a culture of improving health throughout Baton Rouge. According to the American Heart Association, walking as little as 30 minutes a day can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease by 40%. Throughout August and September, Mayor Broome will host exercise events in various locations within the city to promote healthier lifestyle habits. Residents of all ages are encouraged to join Mayor Broome.