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Event: Build it Green! Home Tour (9/24/11)

Posted by on July 28th, 2011 at 8:04 am

Tenth Annual Build It Green! Home Tour and Info Fair
September 24th at 10:00 am

The 10th annual Build It Green! Home Tour and Info Fair features twenty-two green remodels and new homes around the Portland metropolitan area on a self-guided tour. Start and stop where and when you like.

Many of the homes include solar panels, ecoroofs, rainwater harvesting, natural landscaping, water and energy conservation, reused building materials, alternative construction techniques and much more. Homeowners and contractors will be available to share their personal experiences and answer questions.

There’s sure to be a project that inspires you!

Home Tour: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
FREE Info Fair: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Hosted by Green Depot at Ecohaus, 819 SE Taylor St, Portland

Special $10 tour tickets for bike riders! (general admission reg. $15). Tour is FREE for children 13 and under.

Tickets available beginning August 19, 2011. Purchase online at or in person at Green Depot

For more info visit the City of Portland’s Built it Green website or call 503-823-5431.

Presented by the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability

Sponsored by Metro, Energy Trust of Oregon, Solar Oregon, Oregon Home magazine, and City of Portland Bureaus of Environmental Services, Development Services and Water.

See you on the tour!

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