Tackling Sustainability In A Green Way

Jul 12, 2017
Leon County

The Leon County library is hosting a series of talks this summer about building a better world. This weekend, the focus is on living green.

Tom Flanigan

Leon County's Fifth Sustainable Communities Summit happened Saturday at the FSU Turnbull Center.

Tallahassee Kicks Off Sustainability Conference

Mar 22, 2016
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Community leaders, researchers and business owners are converging on Tallahassee this week for a conference on sustainable living.

Kate Payne/ WFSU

Environmental activists are sounding the alarm as a fracking bill continues to move through the Florida Legislature. Hundreds flocked to the Old Capitol Wednesday to raise their voices in protest.

Kate Payne

Air conditioning manufacturer Danfoss Turbocor is breaking ground on a new 20,000 square foot research and development facility in Tallahassee.

Mark Wallheiser

As Florida A&M University inaugurates President Elmira Mangum this week, the school held a sustainability symposium Thursday to reflect one of her priorities. Professors and local officials joined students at the event on the FAMU campus.

Tallahassee Looks to More Sustainable Future

Jan 30, 2014

Tallahassee Looks to More Sustainable Future

City of Tallahassee

Tallahassee’s Cynthia Barber was honored in Washington D.C. Wednesday as a “Champion for Change.” Barber heads the city’s Department of Environmental Policy and Research Department.

"This Department ensures environmental regulatory compliance…and programs and initiatives that help build a sustainable and livable Tallahassee," said David Agnew, Deputy Assistant to the President in charge of inter-governmental affairs.