Green Building Series - Sustainable Development

New Jersey Redevelopment Authority - Redevelopment Training Institute

#3018726

Thursday, March 15, 2012
9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. EDT

Trenton, NJ, United States

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Overview

Green building is building momentum, but what is sustainable development and why is it so important? What does it means to create sustainable communities that move beyond green buildings? What are the guiding principles that can be employed as a framework to systematically generate a comprehensive strategy of specific planning actions toward sustainability? Learn strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the impact on climate change. Also, hear best practices on incorporating sustainability into community planning – codes, ordinances, master plans, and other documents because sustainability is more than a green building.

Resource URL

www.njra.us/rti

Speakers

Gregg Woodruff

Confirmed Speaker

Mr. Woodruff has approximately ten years of experience in planning, natural resources permitting, and sustainable design projects. Prior to joining Langan, his work included experience at a non-profit environmental organization specializing in watershed planning and stream restoration activities. While at Langan, his work has included overall project management as well ... Read More