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August

El Paso Livability Summit
August 21, 2014 | 8:30am – 4:30 pm | El Paso, TX Discussion Topics: Multi-Model Transportation Plan, Ozone Calculator, Bike Share, Complete Streets, the BRIO, Bicycle Advisory Committee,Creating Livable and Walkable Communities & Sustainable Mobility. TecH20 Center -10751Montana Ave., El Paso, TX 79935.
El Paso Livability Summit Flyer

September

Gardening 101 Workshop Series - LAST Workshop in series
Friday, September 5, 2014 | 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Check out these FREE gardening workshops! Container gardening, rainwater harvesting, bugs in your garden, and more! Just call 915-541-4331 to save your spot!
Gardening 101 Workshop (PDF)

(PARK)ing Day
Friday, September 11, 2014 | All day Join us downtown as we take back our parking spaces and bring in some green space! For (PARK)ing day, we will transform a couple parking spaces into small PARKS for the day. "Original (PARK)ing Day concept by Rebar (www.rebargroup.org)."

BECC’s Green Infrastructure
September 18 and 19, 2014 The forum will cover a day and a half and will feature two lectures and three panels highlighting 14 field experts. Discussion topics: green infrastructure (andbenefits, air quality, economic development, etc. Ciudad Juárez,Chihuahua, Mexico, CibelesConvention Center.
BECC's Green Infrastructure Workshop: http://www.becc.org/news/becc-news/save-the-date#.U80qqPldV8F
Contact: mvazquez@cocef.org

October

El Paso Environmental Summit
Friday, October 10, 2014 | 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM This annual summit, organized by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, celebrates our community's sustainability efforts and helps develop a strategy to advance our environmental goals. To learn more, please contact BaldwinLD@elpasotexas.gov.

El Paso Food Day
Saturday, October 24, 2014 | 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Downtown Artist and Farmers Market in Union Plaza (117 Anthony St.)
Join us for this fantastic event to celebrate local and healthy food! Learn more at http://www.foodday.org! To get involved, email Joy Leos at LeosJD@elpasotexas.gov.

November

GRO El Paso Conference
Friday, November 14, 2014 - Sunday, November 16, 2014 | All day GRO is an event focused on activating our community and targeting that energy toward the development of a strong, safe, healthy and sustainable El Paso. Please join the effort to move us all forward! For more information, visit: http://usgbc-cd.org/gro-el-paso/.

 
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