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    Julie Hancher

    Julie Hancher

    About Julie Hancher

    Julie Hancher is Editor-in-Chief of Green Philly, sharing her expertise of all things sustainable in the city of brotherly love. She enjoys long walks in the park with local beer and greening her travels, cooking & cat, Sir Floofus Drake.

    City Rising 7: How CUSP is making Climate Change Education FUN with Richard Johnson

    November 14, 20180

    How is Philly preparing for climate change? One group, the Climate & Urban Systems Partnership (CUSP), motivates residents to learn…

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    7 Ways to Get Involved in Philly’s Green Scene (and maybe even land a job)

    November 12, 20180

    Often, it’s not what you know, it’s who you know… Many socially-minded people come to me to ask how to…

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    New Jersey Future Released Easy GSI Toolkit

    November 9, 20180

    Want to make complex sustainable initiatives easy? Create a simple guide as a solution. Philly has seen success for its Green…

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    City Rising 6: How Orlando is Reimagining its City’s Reputation with Chris Castro

    November 7, 20180

    On this episode of City Rising, we continue the conversation about how city government is taking the lead on climate…

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    If you don’t vote on 11/6, you DGAF about the Future

    November 1, 20180

    Hopefully, you are sick of reading posts like these and have a plan to vote on Tuesday, November 6th for…

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    City Rising 5: How Philly is Combatting Climate Change with Christine Knapp

    October 31, 20180

    On this episode of City Rising, we explore what local government is doing to mitigate the impacts of climate change,…

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    Reader Question: Are Plastic Bags EVER OK in Recycling Bins?

    October 24, 20180

    We have another reader question in today’s Where Can I Wednesday. I put my recycling in a white plastic trash…

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    City Rising 4: Greening Buildings with Philadelphia 2030 District

    October 24, 20180

    Alex Dews, Director of Green Building United, joins us to talk about the Philadelphia 2030 District, with goals including 50%…

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    Philly just won $2 Million(ish) for Climate Work from Bloomberg

    October 22, 20180

    Philadelphia’s getting a little extra help to meet climate goals. Bloomberg Philanthropies announced that Philly was a winning city in…

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    How Mayor Dianne Herrin is Saving West Chester’s Environment

    October 18, 20180

    Dianne Herrin has ambitious goals as Mayor of West Chester. Last September, West Chester became the 2nd town in PA…

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