Telegraph Green, Phase I

Telegraph Green, Phase I

Project Leads: Jennifer McDougall, Beth Piatnitza, Judy Chess, Lisa McNeilly, Lin King, Michael Laux, Patrick Kaulback, Jennifer Cogley, Pamela Evans

Sponsor: UC Berkeley Real Estate Services/Capital Projects

TGIF Grant: $8,900

Project Theme: Education and Behavior Change

Project Location: Telegraph Berkeley Business District

Application Submission 

Project Description: This project will train students in green business certification, leverage the training to help south campus area student-serving businesses obtain green business certification, and promote green business consumer decisions via outreach in the campus community.

Project Goals: 

  1. Certification for five businesses and one campus vendor
  2. Reduce campus waste streams, by reducing the waste produced by south campus businesses
  3. Work to ensure that the strong commitment to sustainability on campus crosses the street to the commercial district beyond the campus bounds

Final Report

Final Poster