Ideas, examples, and how-to instructions for creating an exciting and innovative sustainability project in your neighborhood
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The vision of Bistro Box began with the powerful and simple observation that restaurants are gateways to neighborhoods. The vision’s evolution asks wh...
Confluence Academy South City Campus Renewal Project
Confluence Academy South City Campus Renewal Project, 3112 Meramec, St. Louis, MO 63118 Confluence Academy’s South City location serves students from...
Mission St. Louis Painting Sustainability Project
With aging housing stock, extreme summer heat, high smog levels, and a 36% poverty rate in the Forest Park Southeast neighborhood, the Mission St. Lou...
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Arts, Culture & Innovation
Public art, events, history, sports, science, research
Education, Training & Leadership
Environmental and eco-literacy, professional development, schools, training
Empowerment, Diversity & Equity
Ethnicity, youth, seniors, life choices, LGBT, religion
Health, Well-Being & Safety
Food, fitness, pedestrians, bikers, crime prevention, urban agriculture
Infrastructure, Facility & Transportation
Transit, streets, waste, recycling, energy, water, walking, cycling, efficiency, green infrastructure
Prosperity, Opportunity & Employment
Local businesses, marketing, branding, identity, neighborhood assets
Urban Character, Vitality & Ecology
Food, landscape, preservation, vacant land, streets, buildings, parks, greenspace, neighborhoods
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