02 May '11, 4pm

Whose Life Looks Greener? Towns Compare Notes: A new Web site enables cities to swap tips about sustainable livi...

Whose Life Looks Greener? Towns Compare Notes By MIREYA NAVARRO Eager to post information about a green event in your town? Wondering what other cities are doing to make their buildings more energy-efficient? GreenTowns.com , a new Web site billed as an online community board where towns can trade information on local sustainability efforts and green events at no cost, was introduced on Monday. The new Web site is an offshoot of AmericanTowns.com, a network of hyperlocal Web sites already connecting about 15,000 cities and towns so they can share information about community events, announcements and local resources. It includes blogs, expert advice, e-mail updates and a calendar for posts from environmental nonprofit groups. “By sharing the expertise and enthusiasm of both dedicated specialists and local citizens who care, GreenTowns will be a valuable resource and a catal...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/02/whose-life-look...

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