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March 2013

Published on March 19, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in Community
USGBC's SVP of Marketing & Strategy - Judith Webb

What's your name, title at USGBC?

Judith Webb, APR, SVP, Marketing & Strategy

Where are you from?

I’m a Georgia girl – grew up in Atlanta, lived in Chicago for about five years in the 70s, and San Antonio, for about five years in the 80s. Then went home to the ATL in 1987 where I’ve been ever since (except of course...

Published on March 15, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Community

I find myself in one of the most amazing cities in the world as I write this. And I’m here, ironically, to talk to the people of this city about, of all things, cities.

Delhi, India is undergoing one of the most stunning physical and social transformations in the history of civilized man. A gigantic urban network that was once marked...

Published on March 15, 2013 Written by Leslie Montgomery Posted in Community

Pittsburgh has long worked to overcome its reputation as a steel town. The city has made great progress over the years; it now ranks #14 nationally for the number of LEED-certified buildings, places at the top of many “Most Livable Cities” lists, and boasts an impressive collection of universities with leading sustainability initiatives. The...

Published on March 13, 2013 Written by Alessandra Carreon Posted in Community

Detroit Public Schools (DPS) is developing a comprehensive Sustainability Management Plan (SMP) to reduce costs, benefit communities, boost student achievement and prepare students for jobs. The SMP has six focus areas: Energy Management, Waste Management and...

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