SUSTAINABILITY

Join the AIA on a journey to a more sustainable future.
Walk the Walk with us!

The U.S. Green Building Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community of leaders working to make green buildings available to everyone within a generation.

The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) is a third-party organization that provides independent oversight of professional credentialing and project certification programs related to green building.

LEED is an internationally recognized green building certification system developed by the USGBC.

LEED Certified buildings in Northeast Ohio. [map]

The Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC works to transform the way our buildings and communities are designed, built and operated to improve our quality of life and protect natural resources for future generations.

The Northeast Ohio Chapter of the USGBC will launch a Akron-Canton Extension Spring 2011.

Other Resources:

Local Action Networks:
Local Food Cleveland
Zerowaste NEO

Northeast Ohio Green Map

Keep Akron Beautiful

The Greenprint for Akron sets a vision for a sustainable community that contributes to climate and environmental protection which will create opportunities for a healthier quality of life and economic growth.