BAF Forum :: Sarah Zaleski & Kim Schaefer : 4/15/09

BALTIMORE CITY SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR WILL EXPLAIN THE CITY’S NEW GREEN BUILDING STANDARD AT ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION NOON FORUM ON WEDNESDAY

Sarah Zaleski is the city’s coordinator in the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability. At Wednesday’s Forum she will explain how the city will implement its new LEED certification practice. LEED standards will apply to all building permits issued later this year. Ms. Zaleski will be joined by TerraLogos founder Kim Schaefer to comment on green architecture and sustainable design. The Forum is a free weekly presentation of the Baltimore Architecture Foundation and held at the Johns Hopkins Downtown Center, Charles and Fayette Streets. Guests are invited to bring a lunch.

The rest of the season……

April 22, 2009

Stuart Sirota, founder of Envision Baltimore, advocates for pedestrian-transited oriented urban environments as a means of transforming communities.

April 29, 2009

Kathy Robertson, Director of the Westside Initiative for BDC, provides a status update on the Westside and Superblock development.

May 6, 2009

Robert Bogomolny, President of University of Baltimore, discusses planned building designs for the UB campus and urban academics

May 13, 2009

Don Fry, President of the Greater Baltimore Committee, comments on the region’s economy and the slots situation.