City Walk is an Emmy-nominated, weekly lifestyle series on Southern California's PBS flagship station KCET that journeys by foot across the country for a ground’s eye view of urban America with a focus on health, urban planning, architecture, pedestrians, cyclists, active lifestyle, the outdoors and vibrant communities.
"City Walk" reveals the way walking is transforming cities across America, and in the process, re-connecting us to our bodies, our civic values, and public space.
With 16 episodes City Walk journeys across the United States highlighting the very best of our people, communities and cities. Episode The episode "Inglewood Dreamers" was nominated 2015 for an Emmy Award in the "LA Color" category.
Providing a unique view of contemporary America, City Walk travels the nation with a focus on transportation, education, urban planning, sustainability, food, fun and entertainment. Along with a spotlight on innovation designed to create better living and happier, healthier, more vibrant communities.
City Walk on PBS is presented by celebrity guests. Participants among many others have been Luke Wilson, Penn & Teller, Stewart Copeland and Bill Plympton.
The series consists of 30-minute episodes exploring various aspects of pedestrian life in cities including: Los Angeles, Portland, Boston, Atlanta, Washington D.C., and New York. As the show explores the "walkability" of these communities, viewers learn about American history by exploring culturally rich neighborhoods, stunning architecture, monuments and beautiful parks that have helped define the character of each city.