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Members-Only Technical Tour
The Green Garage Lunch Presentation and Tour
Friday, June 23, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Check-in
12:00 – 2:00 p.m. – Lunch and Tour
4444 2nd Avenue, Detroit 48201
ESD members will join the Green Garage community lunch at noon. ESD will provide a boxed lunch for member-attendees. The Green Garage lunch will be open to additional community partners. Building these connections is vital to Detroit's sustainable future. ESD members will be introduced to the work of the Green Garage, a green home for nearly 50 small businesses and nonprofits. They will hear an ESD-tailored presentation on GG's environmental footprint. Following the lunch, ESD members will participate in a technical tour of the building and Green Garage's operations.
The once Model T Dealership Garage has become a Net Zero Energy building – a model of sustainability. The Green Garage is an excellent example of a collaborative that still maintains the integrity of the historical site; a marriage of history and technology. It hosts nearly 50 small businesses, nonprofit organizations, and independent professionals. See and hear about the many features of this "off the grid" site, which include: solar photovoltaic panels, heat pump, rainwater catchment, porous pavers, use of graywater, reclaimed wood, composting and radiant flooring.
COST: $35 for ESD Members; non-members can join ESD for $109 and attend the tour free. (This offer is for new, first-time members only.) Prices include a boxed lunch.
Tour Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received at least 48 hours in advance in order to
receive a refund.
TO REGISTER: Call 248-353-0735, ext. 222 to register by phone.