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S4E5 – Build it Green! The Sustainable Design Challenge

Apr 13 2021

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In this episode: Join Kay, Heather, Carrie, and Carol as they discuss how future builders and innovators hone their skills through the Sustainable Design Challenge. This 15-year old event draws all aspects of the community together in one epic day. Just what is “LEED” certified anyway? Also in this episode: Major-Changers, cash-prizes, high school students design with stormwater and energy principles “leeding” the way. 

Mentioned in this episode:
SCARCE Sustainable Design Challenge
DuPage County Stormwater Management
US Green Building Council
Michelle Halle Stern, Architect
Wight and Company
Christopher B. Burke Engineering
Growin’ Green Garden Market

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Produced by Louise Kelly
Music by Louise Kelly
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