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Published on 17 Jan 2017 Written by Megan Ritchie Saf... Posted in Community

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Shontae Hewlett. Shontae was a valued member of USGBC, and she will be greatly missed. As a LEED Specialist on the Technical Customer Service Team, Shontae helped project teams implement LEED and GRESB and was a dedicated LEED Coach...

Published on 13 Jan 2017 Written by Heather Goetsch Posted in Community

Give your time, skills and talent to greening all the places and spaces you love in Wisconsin! USGBC Wisconsin volunteers serve in personally and...

Published on 11 Jan 2017 Written by Holly Baird Posted in Community

As of January 2017, USGBC Tennessee and Memphis Light Gas and Water (MLGW) still have $73,886 of LEED incentive funds available to be awarded to certified...

Published on 10 Jan 2017 Written by Lloyd Ramsey Posted in Community

As the incoming chair of the USGBC Arizona Market Leadership Advisory Board, I want to extend my gratitude for all the hardworking USGBC members, partners and volunteers in the state of Arizona. I have been involved with...

Published on 04 Jan 2017 Written by Shelby Buso Posted in Community

The 2.1-million-square-foot iconic structure that is home to Atlanta’s Ponce City Market has not only achieved LEED Gold, it's also received the...

Published on 03 Jan 2017 Written by Steph Leonard Posted in Community

USGBC Minnesota’s recent work with Guadalupe Alternative Programs (GAP) is leading to a long-lasting relationship. GAP began in 1967 as an option for those who had...

Published on 03 Jan 2017 Written by Rodney Bischof Posted in Community

What percentage of your time is spent in a built environment, from a building to a city block? 75 percent? 80 percent? According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average American spends 90 percent...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by Sandra Doherty Posted in Community

Your support of the USGBC North Carolina community demonstrates your leadership in transforming the built environment and supports education and advocacy to regenerate and sustain healthy and prosperous communities...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by Julie Peterson Posted in Community

At the USGBC Central Plains annual holiday gathering, held at Boulevard's Beer Hall, the Market Leadership Advisory Board took the opportunity to honor retiring Hallmark employee and outgoing USGBC Central Plains board...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by Tyler Mortenson Posted in Community

USGBC Montana is seeking submissions for the Montana Sustainability Awards, as well as for speakers for our upcoming 2017 Annual Summit.

Montana Sustainability Awards

With the 2017 summit, we will once again look at...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by Jacob Daniel Frie... Posted in Community

USGBC North Dakota held its annual Green Focus ND conference on Nov. 17, 2016, in North Dakota State University's LEED-certified ...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by Peter Dahl Posted in Community

The USGBC Minnesota community is where sustainability happens in Minnesota. I serve on its market...

Published on 22 Dec 2016 Written by JOHN BEST Posted in Community

Many green building professionals and advocates are feeling uncertainty about legislative and political accomplishments at the national level, such as the Clean Power Plan and the recently signed Paris Agreement. At USGBC Greater Virginia, we wanted to emphasize that we...

Published on 21 Dec 2016 Written by Melanie Colburn Posted in Community

Not sure if you’re a member of USGBC Northern California? There’s an easy way to check.

Having USGBC Northern California membership is separate from working for a company that is a ...

Published on 21 Dec 2016 Written by Eric Cutler Posted in Community
Published on 21 Dec 2016 Written by Emile Lauzzana Posted in Community

USGBC Detroit Regional is seeking proposals for the position of Director for the Detroit 2030 District, a program of the Detroit Regional community. 

This is a contract position, anticipated to be...

Published on 19 Dec 2016 Written by Julie Peterson Posted in Community

USGBC Central Plains congratulates two Kansas City-area organizations honored this fall at the 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Los Angeles:

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Published on 14 Dec 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Community

This article was originally published as "In the Green Lap of Luxury" in the November/December issue of USGBC+. Read the original version.

Nestled at the intersection of four busy neighborhoods...

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