Sustainability Workshop

The City-County Planning Department invites you to attend a Sustainability Workshop on September 29, 2010 from 11:45 am - 1:15 pm in Council Chambers, County/City Building, 555 S. 10th Street. The purpose of the discussion is to engage the public on local sustainability issues and how those issues relate to the Comprehensive Plan and Long Range Transportation Plan. For more information, view the flyer.

The workshop will include a presentation by keynote speaker Gayle Prest, Sustainability Director for the City of Minneapolis, and a question/answer period with a panel of 5 local experts including:

  • Scott Holmes, Environmental Public Health Manager, Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department
  • Michelle Penn, AIA Registered Architect, Authenticity LLC
  • Mike Rezac, President of the Home Builders Association of Lincoln, President of Rezac Construction, Green Builder
  • Cecil Steward, FAIA Dean emeritus professor of Architecture and Planning at UNL's College of Architecture, President and founder of Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities and the International North/North Network for Urban Sustainability
  • Kristi Wamstad-Evans, LEED AP Sustainability Coordinator for the City of Omaha