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2017 Annual Convening Recap

The first ever Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange Annual Convening was held May 15th-17th in Portland, OR. Thank you to all who came and participated in the event! A special thank you to our Portland hosts, Jane Bacchieri and Kerry Rubin, who graciously volunteered their time and energy in order to make our first convening a success! […]

Member Spotlight

Bethany Bezak Professional Engineer DC Water, DC Clean Rivers Project, and much appreciated Exchange Planning Committee Member As a Green Infrastructure Manager for DC Water, Bethany Bezak plays a crucial role in GI implementation throughout Washington DC. She works on the the DC Clean Rivers Project, a $2.6 billion consent decree program to reduce Combined Sewer Overflows to the District’s waterbodies: […]

New Round of Partners For Places RFPs

The request for proposals for the Partners for Places round 11 grant cycle are now available. RFPs are due July 31st and will give communities the ability to carry out local projects by building partnerships between local government sustainability offices and place-based foundations. Click here to learn more about the opportunity from the Funders’ Network and to access the […]