Urban Sustainability

Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
My idea focuses on the company Compost Cab, which provides residents  of the D.C. area with materials to put their food waste in bins, which Compost Cab picks up every week and takes the waste to a compost pile that is then turned into fertile soil.
GWU
Portland, OR, and San Jose, CA, have paved the way for bicycle transportation and sustainability, and both cities have worked extensively to promote biking as a viable means of transportation within their communities.
GWU Student
We wanted to share some of the ideas and innovations the cities of Austin, Texas, and Chicago, Illinois, have had over the last few years to create greener, more sustainable cities.
Selfie: what could be the future
Selfie: what could be the future
The George Washington University
FEATURED SELFIE: Corporate America is looking for ways to go green, and they're starting from the top down - literally.
Biofiltration Selfie Video
Biofiltration Selfie Video
The George Washington University
FEATURED SELFIE: High storm water runoff levels are dangerous - these planters could be an attractive solution.
The DC Golden Triangle BID Urban Rain Garden at 19th & L NW
The DC Golden Triangle BID Urban Rain Garden at 19th & L NW
The George Washington Universtiy
What could be floating around in your glass of water? Cigarette butts.... Motor oil? A mixture of any of those pollutants would not make for a delicious, or safe, cocktail—so how do we prevent our waterways, and eventually our glasses, from getting... Read More
Green Infrastructure in El Paso and Claremont
Green Infrastructure in El Paso and Claremont
The George Washington University
Demonstrating some Green Infrastrcture Ideas by showing how two cities use their techniques. Focuses on El Paso and their green coridors and riverside restoration and Claremont and their "Urban Forest". 
Miami-Dade County Sustainability Plan: Climate Change
Miami-Dade County Sustainability Plan: Climate Change
Urban Sustainability
Analysis of Miami-Dade County's approach in terms of climate change. 
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Think "green" means rural or suburban? According to Dr. Lisa Benton-Short, the real way to a green future lies in the density of cities.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, presents his Twelve Grand Challenges for Sustainable Development at GW's Elliott School of International Affairs.

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