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Discovering Designs for Green Infrastructure in Midwestern Communities

10.03.18 |

Explore Green Infrastructure design and implementation with Jack Eskin, Senior Programs Specialist at Delta Institute. Please see his speaker bio below.Jack will introduce you to Delta Institute’s Green Infrastructure Design Guide. Delta created this practical toolkit that features scalable tools and design templates to support municipal managers and decision-makers beginning to explore and implement Green Infrastructure in their communities. This webinar…More

Deconstruction and Building Material Reuse Webinar

07.12.18 |

Learn about deconstruction and building material reuse with Eve Pytel, Programs Director at Delta Institute on Thursday, July 12th from 1 – 2 PM CT. Eve will introduce you to deconstruction for government, economic development professionals and other practitioners and provide you with an overview of Delta Institute’s recently released deconstruction tool guide (what the tools are and how to use…More

7 Steps to Design A Municipal Deconstruction Pilot Project

06.12.18 | Announcements

By Megan Walton An alternative to demolition, deconstruction is the process of dismantling homes or other structures in a way that enables materials to be salvaged and reused. Deconstruction practices reduce construction and demolition waste, reduce air pollution created by demolition, reduce carbon dioxide emissions, abate the need for new landfills and incinerators, preserve resources, save energy by decreasing the…More