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[14 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]
Take a Tour Inside A Cobb County Green Home

Although the green movement has become more popular over the past few years, examples of the movement are few and far between. Sometimes it seems like the only way to see an example of a green home or a sustainable building is to watch Planet Green’s Worlds Greenest Homes. As great as the show is, the experience just isn’t the same as actually getting to BE there.
Enter Greenhaven, an eco-friendly home right in our back-yard! This US Green Building Council LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified home showcases …

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[9 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]
20 interior designers chosen to participate in Greenhaven

Meet 20 of the most creative interior designers in Atlanta and tour their sustainable spaces July 10 – August 9
Pace Homebuilders, a leading green homebuilding company, is proud to announce the 20 interior designers chosen to participate in Greenhaven, the first Eco-Friendly LEED certified Decorators’ Show House in Cobb County. Greenhaven, open to the public July 10 – August 9, selected the Atlanta-based designers on the merit of their environmental respect and commitment to sustainable design. The design team will work with industry-leading local vendors to showcase the latest in …

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[27 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]
PARK STREET ACHIEVES GREEN SCHOOL STATUS Cobb County Green School Initiative

Marietta, GA – Park Street Elementary School has earned Green School status for its participation in the Cobb County Green School Initiative. The school is actively working on earning Green School Gold status.
“We initially launched our Green School initiative in grades 3-5 with our Amazon Interactive grant,” said Park Street Principal, Corey Lawson. “We currently have project service learning activities occurring in all our second grade classes, some in our first grade, and a few in …