Student Greening Program

Sustainable Works wishes to thank City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Edison International for funding the Student Sustainability Workshops at Santa Monica College


As Venice booms, some residents wonder whether L.A. is holding them back

Mon, 09/19/2016 (All day)

There are few places so ingrained in the identity of Los Angeles as Venice — the quirky artistic vibe, the bustling boardwalk and the designer real estate.


A New Alliance on Climate Change

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 8:37am

In an effort to compensate for the failure of central governments to address the dangers of climate change with comprehensive national policies, cities, states and regions have developed their own strategies to rein in emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.


Small Farmers Creating a New Business Model as Agriculture Goes Local

Mon, 07/02/2012 - 11:07am

SEATTLE — The cultivated rusticity of a farmers’ market, where dirt-dusted beets are status symbols and earnest entrepreneurs preside over chunks of cheese, is a part of weekend life in cities across the nation as the high days of the summer harvest approach.