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Backyard Housing 101: Is A Tiny House For You?

Interested in building a "tiny house" for rental income or housing for a young adult or older parents? Then come to "Backyard Housing 101 - How to Build Small," a workshop that'll tell you everything you need to know about backyard housing. All proceeds go to completing the affordable housing project, Eugene's Emerald Village. The event will be held [...]

By | 2017-10-11T15:02:29+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Backyard Housing 101: Is A Tiny House For You?

City Club of Eugene: EWEB’s New Strategic Plan

We have a new strategic plan. What changes are in store for your supply of electricity and water? More importantly, what changes are in store for your monthly bills? Is Eugene assured of a steady supply of clean, affordable power? Can we have a power supply that simultaneously makes both economic and environmental sense? Can [...]

By | 2017-10-10T16:28:20+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on City Club of Eugene: EWEB’s New Strategic Plan

GreenLane’s 2018-19 Board Member Nominees

Here are GreenLane's Board member nominees for the 2018-19 cycle: Judy Lamb, Northwest Exposures Photography: http://northwestexposures.com/ Casey Roscoe, Seneca Sawmills: http://senecasawmill.com/ Theresa Brand, Lane Transit District: https://www.ltd.org/ Members will have the opportunity to vote on the nominee slate at the November Board meeting.  If you have any questions or concerns, please email info@greenlane-sbn.org.

By | 2017-10-08T21:03:10+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on GreenLane’s 2018-19 Board Member Nominees

2018 Sustainable Oregon: Call for Presentations

2018 Sustainable Oregon Call for Presentations SUBMISSION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017 Sustainable Oregon 2018, AOR’s 40th annual conference, will be held June 13th - 15th, 2018 at the Hilton in Eugene, Oregon.   This year is AOR's 40th conference and we are looking for dynamic presentations or workshops on issues impacting our industry. We [...]

By | 2017-10-03T20:41:09+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 Sustainable Oregon: Call for Presentations

Pollution Prevention Week: How Businesses are Helping Protect the Environment

As you may know, Pollution Prevention Week is coming up on September 18. This week is dedicated to reducing and eliminating sources of pollution to prevent damage to the environment, as well as maintaining the planet’s resources and moving towards sustainability. In order for pollution prevention efforts to move forward, businesses and corporations must also take [...]

By | 2017-09-11T20:09:10+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pollution Prevention Week: How Businesses are Helping Protect the Environment

September Member Spotlight: Brandi Ferguson, McKenzie River Trust

Brandi Ferguson Donor Relations Manager McKenzie River Trust brandi@mckenzieriver.org Office: 541-345-2799 1245 Pearl St., Eugene OR 97401   Our MISSION: The McKenzie River Trust helps people protect and care for the lands and rivers they cherish in western Oregon. As GreenLane members we gather each month to learn how to become more sustainable.  Another option to [...]

By | 2017-08-28T12:04:57+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Front Page, Member Spotlight|Comments Off on September Member Spotlight: Brandi Ferguson, McKenzie River Trust

August Member Spotlight: Jodi Sommers, Essex General Construction

Jodi Sommers, CPSM, LEED GA Marketing & Business Development Manager Essex General Construction Inc Jodi.Sommers@essexgc.com Office: 541-342-4509 Cell: 541-556-6967 Essex General Construction is a dynamic construction company created by builders who love their craft.

By | 2017-08-28T11:57:19+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Member Spotlight|Comments Off on August Member Spotlight: Jodi Sommers, Essex General Construction

GloryBee’s 2016 Sustainability Report

GloryBee has released our 2016 Sustainability Report!  You can access the full report here: GloryBeeSust_Report_2016  A few key points in the 2016 Sustainability Report: People are like family; over half of employees at GloryBee receive professional development training. Training is paying off; 16 people received an internal promotion in 2016.  Planet: 303,682 lbs. were delivered by [...]

By | 2017-05-31T10:44:58+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on GloryBee’s 2016 Sustainability Report

Oregon Wild Wednesday Happy Hour: June 7th, 2017

Oregon Wild Wednesday Happy Hour in Eugene 6.7.17 Oregon Wild, Territorial Vineyards, and Mountain Rose Herbs are hosting a happy hour for Oregon Wild supporters - first Wednesdays in March, June, September, & December 2017! What better way to mark the middle of the week than with a glass of great local wine or beer with [...]

By | 2017-05-08T15:52:09+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Oregon Wild Wednesday Happy Hour: June 7th, 2017

Oregon Wild Wednesday: May 31st!

Oregon Wild Wednesday Eugene: Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail (Oregon) Join Oregon Wild at Claim 52 Brewing for a pint and some local food cart fare for this special Oregon Wild event.  Thinking about hiking some or all of the Pacific Crest Trail in Oregon? Join Oregon Wild and guidebook author Eli Boschetto at Claim [...]

By | 2017-05-08T15:48:54+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Front Page, News|Comments Off on Oregon Wild Wednesday: May 31st!