Atlanta’s EcoCity Evolution

Atlanta has a delegate present and engaged at Ecocity 2008. Keep an eye out for more on that front. Here’s a blog post from an Atlanta-based blogger who is keeping track of Atlanta and the Ecocity Vision:

The city of Atlanta began 2008 with the declaration that “Our Future is Green.”  This video represents bold vision-casting by our city’s leadership and makes this little ol’ EcoBroker proud to call Atlanta home.

It got me to thinking: how green could our city be? Atlanta already has more LEED certified buildings per capita than any other U.S. city. With the BeltLine we are underway with the largest green redevelopment project in the country. A good start as Mayor Franklin says, but what would it take to achieve her goal of becoming the greenest city on earth?

Read entire post at ecohomeguy.


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