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100% Clean Energy Plan September 19, 2017

On May 1, 2017, the City Council of Atlanta unanimously passed┬áResolution 17-R-3510┬áthat directed the Office of Resilience, by January 2018, to develop a plan for City of Atlanta operations to achieve 100% …

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Atlantic Station Brownfield Redevelopment March 8, 2013

At Atlantic Station, you can find anything you want. The average Atlantan spends more time commuting to work than most anywhere in the world. Wouldn’t you rather work two blocks from home …

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Construction & Demolition Recycling March 8, 2013

A LIFECYCLE BUILDING CENTER is a community-based warehouse facility that directly assists the general public by identifying and implementing best practice green building-related concepts. As part of its non-profit mission, it may …

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Hazardous Waste Recycling Centers March 8, 2013

What is household hazardous waste? Household hazardous wastes are any product labeled: toxic, poison, corrosive, flammable, combustible or irritant that is thrown into the household garbage can. The City of Atlanta does …

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Parks and Greenspace March 8, 2013

Atlanta’s system of parks and greenspace enhances the lives of City of Atlanta residents and visitors by offering programs, services and activities that encourage participation in recreational activities, leisure services and cultural …

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Atlanta Beltline March 8, 2013

The Atlanta BeltLine is the most comprehensive revitalization effort ever undertaken in the City of Atlanta and among the largest, most wide-ranging urban redevelopment and mobility projects currently underway in the United …

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Bike Lanes and Paths March 8, 2013

Over the next three years, the City of Atlanta is poised to construct 34 miles of high quality bicycle routes, paths and other facilities. These projects include: New bicycle lanes along Auburn …

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Alternative Fueling Stations in Georgia March 8, 2013

The Alternative Fuels Data Center (AFDC) provides information, data, and tools to help fleets and other transportation decision makers find ways to reduce petroleum consumption through the use of alternative and renewable …

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Energy Efficient Fire Stations March 7, 2013

Ruthie Taylor Norton and Thomas Clay Van Buren collaborated as EDF Climate Corps fellows in Georgia at the City of Atlanta’s Mayor’s Office of Sustainability. Mayor Kasim Reed had led development of …

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City Hall Green Roof March 3, 2013

About our greenroof The Atlanta City Hall Pilot Green Roof is located on the fifth floor adjacent to the City’s cafeteria. Completed in mid-December, 2003, the total project area was 3,000 sq. …

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Hartsfield-Jackson Energy Efficient Lighting Project February 19, 2013

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has replace each of its 4,342 210-watt metal-halide fixtures with Cooper Lighting’s 80-watt light-emitting diode (LED) fixtures in the north and south covered parking lots. The environmental impact …

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