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August 14th, 2018
In the sustainable renaissance of American cities, economic growth is both a monumental and individual experiment. On the macro level, governments and private developers are actively transforming the built environment, or what we observe as sustainably certified buildings, green stormwater infrastr[...]
August 13th, 2018
Inspired home renovation for new artists. The African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund granted $50,000 to The August Wilson House, one of the 16 projects they award this summer. The funds will aid in the opening of the late playwright’s home in the Hill District and be dedicated to support[...]
August 6th, 2018
Tucked into a university laboratory atop O’Hara Street, Harold Rickenbacker and his career run on tightly calibrated monitors. It’s a demand of his discipline, and in many ways, the self-declared data wonk thrives in an environment of precision and control. But Rickenbacker’s enthusiasm for stat[...]
August 6th, 2018
Plans to keep Pittsburgh's riverfront beautiful. The Pittsburgh City Council approved the RIV – new legislation for riverfront zoning. The guidelines for the 35 miles of riverfront include restrictions for height and distance from the river for new constructions. Developers can bypass certain re[...]
July 30th, 2018
As Green Building Alliance celebrates its 25th year, we can’t help but reflect on the remarkable community of trailblazers who helped build our region’s green building movement: those early players who spoke up, demanded change, and demonstrated a new and better way of doing things. Even with so[...]