Cool Green Cincinnati Events for July 2016

Jul 11, 2016 4:34:38 PM / by Chuck Lohre

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July 11, 6 - 9 pm, Green Grant Writing Workshop.
Downtown Cincinnati Library, 2nd Fl. grant computer station. Plan, research and write environmental grants. Send us an email to register.

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July 13, 9 am Streetcar Community Meeting - Christ Church Cathedral at 318 E. 4th St. room 301. Email Brandy Jones at bjones@go-metro.com for more information. 

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July 19, 5:30 pm - 8 pm Civic Garden Center Garden Tour. Bus departs from CGC. Reservations include bus transportation and dinner-by-the-bite. Learn more.

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July 27, 5:30 pm, Greening The MLS
District 3 Police Station Community Room. 2300 Ferguson Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45238. Learn more.

The local USGBC Chapter worked with the local MLS, Multiple Listing Service, to include a questionaire on a home's sustainable features. 

Cincinnati_Police_Station_IMG_8449_HDR_400.jpg"Greening the MLS" presentation (Multiple Listing Service) will provide participants: 

  • An understanding of the basics principles of the GREEN MLS and how it impacts the real estate market
  • An opportunity to have your questions answered by local experts
  • Knowledge about how to take the next steps in applying this exciting development in real estate

Who should attend - realtors, real estate agents, appraisers, others involved in the real estate industry

Date: July 27, 2016 - Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm

Location: District Three Police Station - Community Room, 2300 Ferguson Road, Cincinnati, OH 45238. Park in the Kroger Lot. (This is a new station that is potentially LEED Platinum and Net-Zero Energy)

This is a free event but you must register. Seating is limited!


USGBC Green Home Tours Start Again Sep 17, 2016

Whitney_118_-300.jpgWe're promoting sustainable home tours and events in the hope that a community of passionate individuals will come together to help each other create green homes in the Tri-State and support the Southwestern Ohio Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council. The next tour is September 17, 2016 at the Whitney Residence in Anderson.Learn moreThe tours are free to Cincinnati USGBC Chapter members (you can bring a guest), join the Chapter. Non-members are asked to make a suggested donation of $15 per person. Contact Chair Chuck Lohre to receive reminders or register for any of the tours, Chuck@Lohre.com, 513-260-9025. The 2016 Tours are sponsored by The Sustainable Partnership of Cincinnati, a group of businesses offering sustainable products and services to create sustainable homes and offices. Learn more at www.tspcincy.com.

Sincerely, Chuck Lohre
 
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Topics: Green Building Marketing, Green Home Tours, USGBC Cincinnati, Green Cincinnati

Chuck Lohre

Written by Chuck Lohre

Owner of Lohre & Associates Marketing Communications. The company celebrated their 80th Anniversary in 2015, his 38th.