Evanston – The Most Livable City

– An Earth Month Celebration –

Please join us to celebrate Earth Month. Come learn about successful sustainability initiatives in Boulder, Colorado, and the state of sustainability in Evanston

Sunday, April 27, 2014

2 to 5 PM

First United Methodist Church

517 Church Street, Evanston, Illinois

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Keynote Speaker

David Driskell,
Executive Director of Community Planning and Sustainability
for Boulder, CO
Towards a More Sustainable Future: The Boulder, CO, Experience

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Wally Bobkiewicz
City Manager of Evanston
State of Sustainability in Evanston

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Breakout Sessions

Each session will begin with a brief “state of the issue” in Evanston, followed by discussion about what more could/should be done and various ways people can get involved.

Moveability

Walking, biking, and “transiting” our way towards a healthy, more livable community

Renewability

Saving money and energy by harnessing the power of the sun and the wind

Growability

Growing our way towards a more sustainable future: growing food locally, maintaining a healthy urban forest, planting resilient gardens

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Organizational Co-Sponsors

Citizens’ Greener Evanston
Evanston Interreligious Sustainability Circle
Evanston Environmental Association
Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse
Audubon Chicago Region
Garden Club of Evanston
Evanston TreeKeepers
Beth Emet Synagogue
The Talking Farm

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Company Sponsors

First Bank & Trust of Evanston
US Solar Network
Greenwise Organic Lawn Care
Office Revolution
The Autobarn Evanston

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In-Kind Sponsor

The Homestead Hotel

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