How Green Do You Want To Get?

Elizabeth Daigneau looks at the various ways in which cities and counties can earn eco-certification, including everything from "the roads they build to the vehicles that ride on them."
June 3, 2012, 5am PDT | Jonathan Nettler | @nettsj
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You've certainly heard of LEED certification. You've probably heard of Energy Star certification. But have you heard of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification?

Daigneau outlines the different types of eco-certifications that are available to cities and counties looking to green their schools, neighborhoods, landscapes, roads, and fleets.

ISO certification, by the way, is available for cities with long-term sustainability plans and "greenprints," and who implement them successfully.

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Published on Thursday, May 31, 2012 in Governing
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