Urban Sustainability Practice

Integrating sustainable principals and performance guidelines into policies is an important aspect of sustainable development. The Communities Sustainability Services staff at Southface works with local and regional policy makers to understand the variety of green building and green development practices being used in their area.

How We Can Help

Southface works extensively with local and regional organizations to develop community-level initiatives that align with your sustainability goals. Our partners include local governments, community improvement districts, transportation management organizations, business and neighborhood associations looking to improve the social and economic fabric of their communities while responding to environmental needs.

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SOUTHACE CALENDAR

Thu 22
Wed 28

Public Tour

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mar 01

EarthCraft House Builder

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mar 02

Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable

March 2 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Mar 05

Duct & Envelope Tightness Verification

March 5 @ 9:00 am - March 6 @ 5:00 pm

THE JOURNAL

Electric Vehicle Day

Southface was excited to attend Capitol EV Day Thursday, January 25th to hear a number of speakers discuss Georgia’s potential to be a leader in the electric vehicle industry.

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Catching up with 2017 Fulcrum Award Winner: Park Pride

The PNA Vision calls for a large-scale reintroduction of natural systems into an urbanized area, and represents a long-term strategy for addressing stormwater issues as well as issues of environmental and social justice.

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Southface Celebrates Its Nineteenth Visionary Dinner

On Tuesday, September 19, the Oceans Ballroom at the Georgia Aquarium was packed with eager guests of Southface’s annual fundraising gala. Sustainability professionals from across the southeast attend the wine-paired, five-course dinner each year to support Southface’s efforts to promote sustainable homes, workplaces and communities. Close to 400 business leaders, nonprofit executives, policymakers and sustainability…

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Your support enables Southface to launch and lead important initiatives in several areas;
bold programs that are made possible through the generosity of our donors.

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