Greener Buildings in Jersey City - Moss Mural Project Launches Jersey City Developer hosts the first living wall at 54 Bright Street JERSEY CITY, N.J. (April 18, 2017): Local community organization Sustainable Jersey City (SJC), a collaborative network of green civic minded orgs and individuals, teamed up with Developer JMA Architects Atelier, Continue Reading
Seven students at Middle School #7 in the Heights have joined Tree Speech. Let's give them a warm welcome! They are: @SunshineTheTree (downtown) @unbinillium (heights) @TreenustheTree @TreeTimmy @giganticthetree @BlossomTheTree Cheers & stay warm! Anne Continue Reading
Join Sustainable JC this Saturday at the Hackathon JC: Hack into Sustainability event presented by the Jersey City Office of Innovation! The event will take place at the &Co co-working space in downtown Jersey City. The HackJC Sustainability hackathon is a day-long community tech event with local civic hackers, government staff, developers, Continue Reading
“Her recent project, #TreeSpeech (of which I’m a participant) plays with the question of perspective directly. For this work, Percoco solicited city residents to tweet on behalf of a neighborhood tree. In adopting the non-human point of view, Percoco is encouraging participants in what she calls a “whimsical experiment in empathy.” There Continue Reading
The Jersey City Innovation Office has recently targeted matters related to Sustainability and have taken their show on the road ! Many of you may have noticed the I-Team's neighborhood presence, where they have been asking folks across the City what sustainability and resiliency planning topics matter most - you may have even provided them with Continue Reading
Jersey City is currently in the process of updating its Master Plan. The current plan, adopted in 2001, is in need of a comprehensive reexamination in order to meet the needs of current and future residents. This is a major initiative that will have significant impacts on City life for years to come. The Master Plan acts as a blueprint for the future Continue Reading
We have 18 trees tweeting and just passed our 1,000th tweet!
If you’d like to join, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or join the conversation on twitter by searching for #treespeech.
Video directed by Brian Bolanowski and starring Jen and Dexter.
Please Register here for this event. Come join us, to get a handle on what we can do to move New Jersey back into the forefront of America’s efforts to combat Climate Change. We will meet on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at 6:30 PM in Room 202, Hepburn Hall (straight in from the main gate on Kennedy Blvd) at NJCU’s Main Campus. This event Continue Reading
SLOW Fashion: The Race to Recycle Foot Gear/FFFARS will be at Berry Lane Park Grand Opening & Family Day Festival tomorrow collecting your gently used shoes which goes to those in desperate need and income generated goes to worthy cause #OneOrlandoPulse while keeping your foot gear out of the landfill! We gift you with artful #sustainableswag for Continue Reading
Jersey City Trees Speak Up! Local Artist Anne Percoco and Sustainable JC Launch Stewardship Awareness Campaign on Twitter. JERSEY CITY, NJ—This summer, the trees of Jersey City are taking to twitter. Environmental artist Anne Percoco is assigning Twitter accounts to Jersey City trees and recruiting residents to tweet, in the first person, from Continue Reading