Posts Tagged ‘SART’

The Challenges of Urban Stormwater

Stormwater management is a pressing issue for any urban environment, and Atlanta is no different. Katherine Zitsch and Katherine Atteberry from the Atlanta Regional Commission talked with Southface about how stormwater concerns push urban areas to respond with creativity to both structural and social challenges.

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Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable – Female Developers/Engineers

Come learn how women in leadership are shaping a sustainable and resilient future for Atlanta and the region. Panelists will discuss regenerative design, downtown walking districts, adaptive reuse of historic buildings and sustainable integration of development into the existing urban fabric of neighborhoods.

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Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable

December 7 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am | The Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable seeks to engage metro Atlanta professionals, policy makers, and concerned citizens in an ongoing dialogue regarding sustainable development issues. SART Pricing Southface Members (Become a Member!) Membership discounts are now applied automatically. $10 – Pre-registration for Members (Includes AIA credit) $25 – Registration at…

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Weaving Sustainability Into What We Wear

Tweet Textile production is a global, resource-intensive process that takes immense amounts of water, fossil fuels, and chemicals to produce just one piece of clothing. There’s an 85% chance that single item of clothing will end up in a landfill.   Andrea Burroughs Program Director, CRS Georgia On May 4, Southface’s Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable (SART)…

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June 2 SART Recap

The Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable convenes one Friday per month to discuss the region’s current environmental issues – from water to energy, urban planning to government policy and much more. Following the administration’s decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement, last Friday’s Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable was a packed house. Stephanie Stuckey, Chief Resilience Officer…

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SART Recap: 2016 Election Results and Environmental Advocacy

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In the wake of a long presidential campaign, many groups are wondering what President-Elect Trump and a new collection of close advisors, advocates and staffers will bring—especially when it comes to environmental issues. December’s SART centered on what to expect from energy policy and environmental regulation in a new political era.

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SART Recap: Aerotropolis Atlanta

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The Aerotropolis Atlanta Alliance (Aero ATL) is a nonprofit coalition of partners organized under various governing bodies to drive economic investment and growth around Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport and its growing assets.

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SART Recap: Starting from the Bottom

Don’t simply get lost in the presidential election—we have a once-in-a-generation chance to impact our city’s infrastructure and communities, particularly the most vulnerable. This November, start from the bottom (of the ballot).

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