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2019 APA National Capital Area Chapter Conference

Register now for this year’s Chapter Planning Conference This year’s chapter conference will be held on Friday, September 13 and Saturday, September 14, 2019 with educational sessions on the 13th at the Silver Spring Civic Building (1 Veterans Place) and mobile workshops across the region on the 14th. About the Conference David Bowers The Friday conference will offer AICP

Registration Now Open for 6th Annual Montgomery County Energy Summit

Register today for the 2019 Montgomery County Energy Summit! The sixth annual Montgomery County Energy Summit, which focuses on promoting commercial energy efficiency and the use of clean energy in the County and the Washington, D.C.-Maryland-Virginia region, will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at the Silver Spring Civic
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GreenFest 2018 Recap: Inspiration in an urban park

Jesup Blair Local Park in the heart of Silver Spring was the place to be on May 5 for nearly 1000 festival-goers of all ages looking to enjoy eco-friendly exhibits, workshops and performances. GreenFest, the County’s premiere environmental festival, returned down County for its fourth year and focused on inspiring the public to take action
Film screening at GreenFest

Attend the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital!

The DC region will host the 25th annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (EFF) from March 14th-26th.  The festival is a showcase of environmental documentaries, shorts and movies from around the world.  Many of the screenings feature panel discussions or talks by those behind the camera. In Montgomery County, there will be screenings the AFI Silver
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Another successful Montgomery County Energy Summit on the books

This annual event, focused on commercial energy efficiency, had the greatest attendance to date. On Tuesday, April 5th, 187 attendees convened for the third annual Montgomery County Energy Summit. Hosted by the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Green Building Council – National Capital Region’s Montgomery County Branch, this event featured Montgomery
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Recap of the Montgomery County 4th Annual H2O Summit

On Saturday, March 22, 2014, over 350 Montgomery County residents celebrated World Water Day by attending the fourth annual H2O Summit hosted by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) at the Silver Spring Civic Building. The main goal of the H2O Summit is to raise awareness about water