KLA Perspectives

10 Best Practices: Giving Everyone a Voice at Community Events

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Jul 12, 2017 10:34:21 AM

Community engagement is a critical part of our sustainability work and the linchpin for setting and meeting long-term goals. KLA teamed up with Emie Michaud Weinstock of Reveled Up, a branding and event marketing boutique, for a recent SAS Talk with Kim podcast. She shared so much useful information about how to design an event that engages everyone in your community that we have two companion blog posts: Part 1 focuses on event content and design; Part 2 on speakers and facilitators.

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Topics: community engagement, local government, SAS Talk Podcast

How to Give Everyone a Voice at Your Community Events: Part 1

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Jul 12, 2017 10:26:09 AM

Part 1 of a 2-part series. Part 2 focuses on speakers and facilitators.

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Topics: community engagement, SAS Talk Podcast

The Circular Economy: Phoenix Reverses Course on Waste

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Jun 15, 2017 3:32:42 PM

Podcast with John Trujillo on Their Outside-the-Box Approach

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Topics: sustainability, community engagement, SAS Talk Podcast

New podcast: Facing Climate Threats Head-on with a Neighborhood Resilience Plan

Posted by Kim Lundgren on May 22, 2017 9:48:43 AM


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Topics: climate adaptation, SAS Talk Podcast

New Podcast: Weaving “Sustainable ROI” into Infrastructure Decisions

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Mar 28, 2017 10:00:26 PM

Listen to our latest SAS Talk with Kim podcast: Sustainable ROI

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Topics: sustainability, infrastructure, SAS Talk Podcast

New Financing Solutions Podcast: Will 2017 be “The Year of PACE”?

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Feb 23, 2017 1:09:59 PM

I’ve just posted the most recent SAS Talk podcast and during our conversation my guest Erin Deady of Erin Deady Law, who helped get Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing off the ground in Florida, says she expects 2017 to be “The Year of PACE.” We explore that and more as we kick off a Financing Solutions series, shining the spotlight first on PACE as one of many tools local governments have at their disposal to support clean energy, climate protection and sustainability projects in their communities.

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Topics: local government, SAS Talk Podcast

Introducing our new podcast focused on sustainability at the local level: SAS Talk with Kim Lundgren

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Dec 14, 2016 3:58:36 PM

I like to talk, and I have a lot to say. And that’s particularly true when it comes to sustainability and climate issues and how local governments are leading the way with solutions. That niche has been my passion and career for nearly two decades. During that time I’ve spoken to and been inspired by so many people who are fighting the good fight at (or in support of) the local government level -- with amazing results, overcoming significant challenges, employing innovative approaches, and willing and eager to learn from and help others. Ultimately, I wanted to share those conversations in an accessible way.

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Topics: sustainability, local government, SAS Talk Podcast

New SAS Talks Podcast Series Kicks Off with Climate Resilience Focus

Posted by Kim Lundgren on Sep 4, 2016 10:13:28 PM

"For decades, as the global warming created by human emissions caused land ice to melt and ocean water to expand, scientists warned that the accelerating rise of the sea would eventually imperil the United States’ coastline.

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Topics: SAS Talk Podcast