Very cool! @cmtysolutions project wins Social/Economic/Environmental Design (SEED) Award - Greensource Magazine

The centerpiece of this month’s Public Interest Design Week is the Structures for Inclusion Conference that begins March 20 at the University of Minnesota College of Design. And the centerpiece of that event is the multi-part presentation of projects that won 2013 Social/Economic/Environmental Design (SEED) Awards. An undertaking of Raleigh-based Design Corps, the awards program is part of a larger initiative that makes the case for defining sustainable design beyond energy-performance measures: The building that engages its local community more deeply is also more likely to be admired, maintained, and adapted by it. Slide Show Photo © Bethanie Dardant ----- Advertising ----- One project being feted in Minneapolis is The Rosa F. Keller Building, pictured here. The first mixed-income housing project in New Orleans, the Keller project gives new life to a building type in nee...

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