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March 2017

Published on March 31, 2017 Written by Alysson Blackwelder Posted in Advocacy and policy

As soon as today, the Montana State Senate is expected to consider SB 330, legislation that would authorize Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing throughout the state. If enacted, the bill would allow property owners to access long-term, low-interest...

Published on March 30, 2017 Written by Sheri Brezinka Posted in Community

At USGBC Minnesota, we like to think that every day is Earth Day, but we have some extra special opportunities planned in April to allow all of our volunteers to celebrate with us. Whether you prefer volunteering to clean and care for Minnesota’s parks and riverfront,...

Published on March 30, 2017 Written by Roger Limoges Posted in LEED

We’re building the first ever LEED-certified orphanage and children’s center in Haiti.

How it started

Immediately following the devastating earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, USGBC’s former president, CEO and founding chair, Rick...

Published on March 30, 2017 Written by Dannie DiIonno Posted in Community

Health and wellness in Colorado

Folks in Colorado, and more specifically Denver, are used to seeing their state rank high on the list of coolest places in the country. In 2017, U.S. News ranked Denver as the second best place to live in the...

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