Tag: Sustainability


Artist Ann Morton Recycles and ‘ReThanks’

May 26, 2017 | By

Arizona fiber artist Ann Morton’s recycled artworks are currently on display at the Arizona Science Center and The Gallery @ City Hall.

Celebrate Earth Day With Keep Phoenix Beautiful

April 20, 2017 | By

Be kind to the earth at a zero-waste event supporting environmental protection and green living with earth-friendly vendors, music, food and activities.

SOCENT Summit Focused on Business and Social Responsibility

September 13, 2016 | By

The one-day social entrepreneurship summit will cover topics like operations, environmental sustainability, advocacy, supply chain impact, and marketing.

A Conversation with Mayor Stanton: Part Two

January 22, 2015 | By

In the second part of a recent Conversation, Mayor Stanton pinpoints why downtown is essential to a sustainable future.

Coming Home to Roost

November 14, 2013 | By

Saturday marks the return of Tour de Coops and a new Sustainability Festival.

A Temporary Future for Empty Lots?

February 22, 2012 | By

Local community groups hosted a discussion with Mayor Stanton and sustainability expert, William McDonough, on temporary activation of Phoenix’s empty lots.

Event Recap: State of Sustainability in Metro Phoenix

January 19, 2012 | By

J. Seth Anderson spotlights key moments from the “State of Sustainability in Metro Phoenix” event sponsored by the Downtown Voices Coalition.

From the Wire | State of Sustainability in Metro Phoenix Event

January 16, 2012 | By

Downtown Voices Coalition presents the “State of Sustainability in Metro Phoenix” panel discussion and public forum at the Carver Museum on Tuesday, January 17. Free to the public.

Local First Arizona: Shopping Local is Shopping Green

November 19, 2009 | By

Not only was Greenbuild an opportunity to promote the virtues of shopping locally, it was also an opportunity for Local First Arizona to connect with many green-business owners in Arizona.

LEEDing the Way in Downtown Phoenix

November 17, 2009 | By

Last week’s Greenbuild Conference wasn’t all about trade show booths and talks. Of particular interest to DPJ readers was a tour of five urban infill sites in downtown Phoenix.