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Tour will Highlight Businesses Helping Protect Whatcom Creek
        Bellingham Herald, September 24, 2014

Celebrate Local Water Resources
        Bellingham Herald, September 8, 2014

Whatcom Water Weeks
        Cascadia Weekly, September 3, 2014

Downtown Bellingham Walking Tour Highlights Water

        Bellingham Herald, August 3, 2014

Tour Highlights Eco...
        Bellingham Herald, June 18, 2014

Downtown Bellingham's parklet now up for sale     

      Bellingham Business Journal, Sept 23, 2013

Downtown Bellingham to sprout rain gardens
      Bellingham Herald, Sept 21, 2013

For sale downtown bellingham parking spots, benches included

      Bellingham Herald, Sept 20, 2013

Expo to Focus on Watershed
      Bellingham Business Journal, May 27, 2013

Whatcom County Home, Landscape Tour
      Bellingham Herald, May 27, 2013

Dashi Noodle Bar Awarded Parklet

      Bellingham Explorer, May 10, 2013

Dashi Noodle Bar hosting downtown "parklet" This Summer
    Bellingham Business Journal, May 14, 2013

Downtown Businesses sought to host "parklet" for the summer
    Bellingham Business Journal, March 19, 2013

Design Competition seeks entries for downtown playground
Bellingham Business Journal, February 6, 2013

Living Building Challenge to be the focus of smart-growth conference
    Bellingham Business Journal, October 21, 2012

Bellingham awarded for impact fee reduction program
    Bellingham Business Journal, October 18, 2012

'Parklet' is an experiment for downtown Bellingham
        The  Bellingham Herald, September 6, 2012

Sustainable Connections 20 minute living tour
Northwest Public Radio, September 2012

Sustainable Connections puts "parklet" in downtown Bellingham

         Bellingham Business Journal, August 31, 2012

Eco-friendly Home & Landscape Tour

         KGMI Morning News, June 21, 2012

Tickets on sale for Sustainable Connections Home & Landscape tour
        Bellingham Business Journal, June 18, 2012

Lathrop takes over as green building program manager at Sustainable Connections
Bellingham Business Journal, June 11, 2012

Crushed toilets Pave the Way in Bellingham
     KCTS9, March 14, 2012

400 toilets used to make sidewalks
         United Press International, March 13, 2012

Pulverized potties used in Bellingham sidewalk
         King 5 News, March 12, 2012

Old Toilets put City on Greenroads Path
  Live Science, March 12, 2012

Sidewalks Made of Toilets? Town Flush with Savings
         ABC News, March 2, 2012

These Sidewalks are Made Out of Toilets
co.EXIST blog, March 2012

Revitalizing downtown: Looking back, moving forward, by Nick Hartrich
Northwest Business Monthly Magazine, February 2012

City pours first batch of "poticrete" made from recycled toilets
Bellingham Business Journal, September 15, 2011

         KGMI Morning News, September 13, 2011

   Bellingham forum, walk to focus on "complete streets"
The Bellingham Herald, July 10, 2011

   Take a peek inside eco-friendly Whatcom homes   
The Bellingham Herald, June 20, 2011

    Home tour features sustainable design
The Northern Light, June 16, 2011

    Home & Gardens, adventures in landscaping
        Cascadia Weekly, June 15, 2011

   Home & Landscape Tour
        Community Co-op News, June 2011 

    Sustainable Connections 9th Annual Imagine This! Home & Landscape Tour features innovation
     Northwest Business Monthly Magazine, June 2011

     Bellingham seminar focuses on buying and selling green homes
       The Bellingham Herald, May 24, 2011

    Learn the basics of green home buying, selling at June 2 course
Bellingham Business Journal, May 23, 2011

    Home and Landscape Tour June 25-26
        Grow Northwest Magazine, May 11, 2011

    Bellingham lecture series explores EcoDistricts in cities
The Bellingham Herald, March 21, 2011

    Flow Motion: Green roofs are growing red hot
Cascadia Weekly, March 9, 2011

    Redevelopment ideas to be shared
The Bellingham Herald, February 26, 2011

    City offers 50% fee reduction for some new developments
         Bellingham Business Journal, January 27, 2011

    Urban Transitions to present concept for revitalizing Bellingham downtown
The Bellingham Herald, November 30, 2010

    Panelists share 'Go Green' ideas for sustainable building in Edmonds
         My Edmonds News, November 22, 2010

   'Go Green' panel to focus on green building
          My Edmonds News, November 14, 2010

    Raise the Green Roof Workshop
KGMI Morning News, October 27, 2010

    Draft law would give developers a break on transportation fees
The Bellingham Herald, The News Tribune, October 25, 2010

    Hands on workshop in Bellingham to cover green roofs
          The Bellingham Herald, The News Tribune, October 21, 2010

    Green roof workshop set Oct. 29
          Bellingham Business Journal, October 20, 2010

    Bellingham's first 'expedited' green home finished, celebration planned
          The Bellingham Herald, August 27, 2010

     Transportation Tailgate
KGMI Morning News, July 28, 2010

     Transportation Tailgate
Cascadia Weekly, July 28, 2010

     Whatcom County landscape and home tour June 26-27
Bellingham Herald, June 23, 2010

     See How It's Done Sustainably
          The Northern Light, June 17, 2010

     Imagine This! Home & Landscape Tour in Bellingham
Johnson Team Real Estate, June 14, 2010

     10 Green Building Incentives in 2010
          Bellingham Business Journal, June 4, 2010

     Places to Go: Home & Landscape Tour
          The Bellingham Herald, May 17, 2010

     Faster permitting for green projects part of Bellingham's Ten in '10 effort
          Bellingham Herald, April 24, 2010

     City Launches 10 Green Building Initiatives in 2010
          Bellingham Business Journal, April 20, 2010

     Leaders Put Bellingham-area Business at Front of Green Building Wave
          The Bellingham Herald, April 18, 2010

     WWU Students Study How to Redevelop Bellis Fair; Downtown Bellingham

          The Bellingham Herald, March 9, 2010

     Green Building Program Offers Faster Permit Review
          Bellingham Business Journal, March 3, 2010

     Visions of Silver & Gold
          Northwest Business Monthly, February 2010

    Green Expert to Speak in Bellingham on Building, Living Environmentally Friendly
          The Bellingham Herald, September 1, 2009

    Green building: The future starts now
          Northwest Business Monthly, August 2009

     Sustainable Connections Hosts Conference, talk in September
          The Bellingham Herald, July 30, 2009

     Celebrating green building incentives
          Bellingham Business Journal, June 2009

     Riding the Green Wave
          Northwest Business Monthly, June 2008

     Green-oriented groups establish partnership
          The Bellingham Herald, December 2007

     What It Means to Build Green
          The Bellingham Herald, March 2007

     Officials Explore 'Green Designs' for Waterfront
          The Bellingham Herald, July 2006

     Architect: Cities Can Save the Planet
          The Bellingham Herald, June 2006

     It's getting a little easier for builders to be green.
         The Bellingham Herald, March 2006

     Green Building Saves Cash, Oregon Engineer Says
          The Bellingham Herald, October 2005

     City to Consider Green Building Rule
          The Bellingham Herald, May 2005

     County architects design along earth friendly lines
          The Bellingham Herald, October 2004

     Home and Landscape Tour
          Co-op Community News, August 2003

     Home and Landscape Tour article
          Re-printed from the Bellingham Herald

     Sustainable Home and Landscape Tour
          Bellingham Weekly, July 2003

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