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  • The Hanley Award 2010 Nominees

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    Second annual award includes $50,000 grant.

  • Sacramento Mayor Launches Green Initiative

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  • AIA Announces 2010 COTE Award Winners

    The American Institute of Architects and its Committee on the Environment selects this year's top 10 examples of sustainable architecture and design.

  • Marriott and Starwood Expand Their LEED-Certified Portfolios

    The two large hotel chains earn individual LEED certifications for existing facilities, and Marriott commits to expanding its green portfolio.