Archive for October, 2008


Fireside chat with business alliance by leading Peak Oil educator

posted October 20, 2008

In this Sustainable Business Alliance speaker series,leading peak oil educator, Julian Darley talks with Bay Area business owners about the impact Peak Oil is having on their business and community, October 9, 2008. Click hear for this timely 83-minute discussion on video. http://globalpublicmedia.com/fireside_chat_with_julian_darley

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ST Economy Group

posted October 16, 2008

The Economy Group will meet Monday, Oct. 20, at 6 p.m. at Lotus Massage & Wellness Center, 2850 E. Grant Rd. We’ll continue discuss of possible uses of a GIS mapping system, pick up the discussion that got started online about Walmart going in at El Con, and … in light of what’s happening in […]

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ST’s Support Statement for Rainwater Harvesting Ordinance

posted October 16, 2008

Honorable Mayor, Councilmembers, and City Manager, Members of Sustainable Tucson are here this evening on the dual occasion of the Council’s first rainwater harvesting ordinance and Sustainable Tucson’s anniversary celebration — beginning our third year of activities in the community. Sustainable Tucson began in 2006 when people attending evening potlucks and community conversations realized that […]

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Janos Celebrates Local Foods with Farm Dinner

posted October 10, 2008

Janos Celebrates Local Foods with Farm Dinner What: Hors d’ Oeuvres and 4 Course Wine Tasting Dinner The Event: Reception and dinner with the local growers along with a sampling of Callaghan wines and beer from Nimbus Where: Janos Restaurant 3770 E Sunrise Dr., Tucson, AZ 85718 on the grounds of the Westin La Paloma […]

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Addressing the Health Effects of Climate Change Presentation

posted October 6, 2008

Friday, November 14, a free public presentation on “Addressing the Health Effects of Climate Change” will be offered at the DuVal Auditorium at the University Medical Center, 1501 N. Campbell Ave, from 7PM until 9PM.  This area related to climate change is under reported and inadequately addressed in our communities. Jeremy Hess, MD, MPH representing […]

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Sustainable Tucson October General Meeting

posted October 6, 2008

Dear Friend of Sustainable Tucson, We are pleased to announce a special agenda for our October General Meeting on Tuesday, October 14: At 6pm, we invite you to join us at Tucson’s Mayor and Council meeting in support of a proposed rainwater harvesting ordinance for commercial developments,  This ordinance is a common-sense first step towards […]

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