Last week, Ashley Camhi and I met with the Chief Sustainability Officer of the City of Phoenix, Mark Hartman, and the Environmental Programs Manager, Rosanne Albright. We discussed many collaborative project opportunities with AZSA and the city.
by Lauren Kuby Felled is a locally produced film about finding worth and beauty in something most consider to be trash. The film chronicles the journey of an urban pine tree saved from the landfill by [...]
Ashley Camhi and Tara Briscoe Lots of wonderful happenings these days at AZSA! First of all congratulations to Reyna Olvey and the Sustainable Foods team for running our first ever fundraiser! You guys did an [...]
by James Brucker, Adopt A Park Leader The Septempber 19th Tempe Park Clean Up was very successful. Nine people participated. We trimmed the flower and seed stalks all the Red Yucca plants in the park. [...]
by Allison Boley 1. We are a finalist for State Farm's Neighborhood Assist grant and have the chance to win $25,000 to install energy-efficient windows in a low-income neighborhood in Mesa. You can vote 10 [...]
by Justine E. Miller Greetings! Due to team member interest, we've expanded our priority to include renewable energy topics generally. Since our group was founded on the intent to promote solar options, we'll retain that [...]
I met with the city of Phoenix Environmental Programs Manager, Rosanne Albright, and discussed AZSA’s opportunities to assist the city in redeveloping abandoned brownfield properties into healthfields.
Sustainable foods had their August meeting on Sunday 8/13 at the Tempe Public Library and discussed our current projects as well as brainstormed for future projects. I encourage anyone who is interested to check out the minutes for that on our Facebook group.
by Ashley Camhi Several AZSA members attended the Tempe City Council meeting this past week. We were lucky to have Carl Parrish speak on our behalf. The end result is that a Renewable Energy Working [...]
by Chris Ammon The Sustainable Business team has begun to solidify the "Organic Farming in Arizona" September event. We have secured two panelists to share their experiences organic farming in Arizona. 24 Carrots has been [...]