Get ready for a hard-hat tour as we visit a large-scale Passive House project in progress!
Join speakers William Shutkin, Joshua Pollard, and Rich Overmoyer as they discuss, solutions to the world’s most intractable issues
This year’s magazine features regional perspectives on building sustainable places and communities.
GBA members are invited to a tour and tasting in the Strip!
This in-depth but non-technical event will allow participants to use a variety of physical and online tools to explore the air quality issues facing our region, including primary sources and connections to human health.
October 16th, 2017
2017 has been a rough year for the world. Just this month, wildfires, hurricanes, and civil war competed for international attention, as if suffering can be measured in degrees of trauma. No one has been untouched by hardship, and there is a palpable weariness in the public conscience. Devastatio[...]
October 9th, 2017
In early September, America’s ubiquitous e-retailer dangled an enormous carrot in front of all city governments -- $5 billion in investment, 50,000 high paying jobs, and a boost to every horizontal industry needed to support the largest company in the U.S. Amazon’s HQ2 request is unusually transp[...]
October 2nd, 2017
“How can people of all races, ages, and backgrounds see Pittsburgh as a city that makes them strong, a city that opens their eyes to global realities, while still being on the ground?” As the City of Pittsburgh's Deputy Chief of Neighborhood Empowerment, Majestic Lane supports the health and vibranc[...]
September 25th, 2017
We did it (insert exuberant emoji here)! In collaboration with our amazing set of partners, GBA has successfully delivered the first locally taught Passive House training in Western Pennsylvania--40 hours and five jam-packed days taught by Western Pennsylvanians themselves. Before we do a little[...]
September 18th, 2017
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum hosted the August Partner Meeting for Pittsburgh 2030 District participants. Attendees heard from three presenters on topics from preserving the past to securing our future. What We Learned: The “nation’s only military memorial dedicated to[...]