TM04 - Re-envisioning of Historic Manufacturing District

Monday, November 12 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM | Tour Meet Desk « Back

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Head to the South Side’s historic manufacturing district to tour three manufacturing plants focused on green production, revitalizing once abandoned buildings and communities, and innovative sustainable initiatives. Tour Testa Produce, The Plant, and Method while learning about this historic Chicago neighborhood.

Learning Objectives:

Assess strategies to achieve LEED Platinum in manufacturing and food production spaces.

Explain closed energy and waste loops.

Explore building reuse in historic districts and disenfranchised neighborhoods, community engagement, and how businesses can give back to society.

Discover innovative and new green technologies, the upkeep and maintenance of them, and how they can contribute to local building codes.

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Event Type: Tour > Session