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EPA Recognizes Top Cities For Achievement in Smart Growth

Did San Francisco or Lancaster win? Let’s see:

sg_awards_logoThis week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency named the winners of the 2009 National Award for Smart Growth Achievement, recognizing “outstanding achievement in smart growth by tribal, state, local or regional governments in four categories: Overall Excellence, Policies and Regulations, Built Projects, and Smart Growth & Green Building.

Continuing achievements of past award winners recognized by the EPA:

Is your city on any of the lists above? What steps has your local government taken toward environmentally friendly growth? Are you involved in any way in smart building? Tell us in the comments your experience with green growth?

Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.


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