GreenCityBlueLake is launching a new series of personal stories that shows how people in Cleveland are lowering their carbon footprint, but still leading "profitable" lives. Within the series, we offer "Car Free in CLE"—profiles of people living car free or car lite. We kick it off with this story of Christina Vassallo, Executive Director of SPACES Gallery.
Cleveland will take the first step to reduce its carbon emissions from power generation—a goal it laid claim to in its 2013 Climate Action Plan (CAP)—with a request for proposals (RFP) for a “solar farm” located at an old municipal waste dump. The Cleveland Climate Action Plan calls on the city to use 25% renewable energy by 2030 (with an interim...
For years, Northeast Ohio transportation planner, NOACA, has acted as a quiet but powerful force expanding the region outward. Recently, though, NOACA has signaled a desire to become more fiscally and environmentally responsible.
As advocates, it’s important to not lose site of the important moment when, in the case of encouraging more biking, the city and its officials who stake out a leadership position finally start making progress in their investment to dedicated, on-road facilities like bike lanes.
Have you ever wondered where people are biking in Northeast Ohio? On its surface, Strava doesn’t appear any different than the myriad of apps that cyclists use to map their ride with a smartphone and GPS. But the company has produced a heat map of the routes cyclists are most inclined to use from a dataset of 77,688,848 rides uploaded...
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- Sign the petition to support the creation of an advanced energy fund in Cuyahoga County: http://t.co/J9SKsrjR7I
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- How finish cleaning up the Cuyahoga River? Hear US EPA's Chris Korleski respond to my question at the City Club: https://t.co/XhUQfWtWop
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- Mourning dove nest in my bedroom window. I rap on the glass to shoo it away. That bird will not move from its egg. Cooing at dawn.
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