Archive for April, 2014

Local Government Green Team Meet-Up at the Green Homes Festival

The USGBC- Missouri Gateway Chapter, The Clean Air Partnership, and RideFinders are providing an opportunity for local government green teams to share best practices and learn from one another!

Join us for a Local Government Green Team Meet Up on June 7, 2014 at the Green Homes Festival, hosted by the Earthways Center of the Missouri Botanical Garden.

Attendees will receive free admission to the Garden and the Festival! Please RSVP by by clicking here.

WHEN: Saturday, June 7, 9:00 – 10:30

WHERE: Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard

FEE: Free! Attendees also receive free admission to the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Green Homes & Great Health Festival.

RSVP: Online registration is now closed.
Please contact Johanna Schweiss at 314-577-0884 if you would like to attend.

Sustainapalooza 2014

SUSTAINAPALOOZA – a Conference on Sustainable Building Practices for Architects, Engineers, Builders and Homeowners – is returning to Columbia October 17 & 18, 2014!

This year, USGBC-MGC Mid-Missouri Branch and AIA Mid-Missouri are excited to partner with Columbia’s Sustainable Living Fair.

Friday 10/17 will feature presentations on sustainable building design, construction and maintenance.

Saturday 10/18 activities include green building tours, presentations & product expo.

Columbia City Hall, located at 8th and Broadway, Columbia Mo  Map

More information and registration TBA.

Members in the News: Dan Jay featured by Mayor Slay

Member Dan Jay, of Christner Inc, was recently featured in a blog post on Mayor Francis Slay’s website. Titled “STL Pop. 500,000,” the post explores a question the architect has been posing to thinkers throughout our region: What would the City of St. Louis look like with a population of 500,000?

Check out the post for Mayor Slay’s exploration of the question. Congratulations to Dan!