07 Jul '12, 3pm

Green Chix theme for July - the 3 Rs - @Reduce @Reuse @Recycle. Follow along...

Green Chix theme for July - the 3 Rs - @Reduce @Reuse @Recycle. Follow along...

This month Mark Johnson FAIA will moderate the topic of living smaller in a decade that has been described as the ‘new normal’. Major changes in the economy over the last five years have accelerated the transition to ‘Living Small, Living Local’ and ultimately to many of us adopting healthier, greener, and more sustainable lifestyles. This month will feature case study examples of green lifestyle choices ranging from rental, to remodel/retrofit, to new construction. Mark will be sharing his perspectives and interviewing two ‘Green Chix’ to share their insights as well. Our destinations are Plymouth and Ann Arbor, Michigan. Plymouth is a historic town with a revitalized town square and commercial district that has become a popular destination within walking distance for thousands of locals from the surrounding neighborhoods. Ann Arbor is an ‘early adopter’ of green lifestyl...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildermag.com/green-chix

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