Equal Exchange- International Visitor Leadership Program

Equal Exchange- International Visitor Leadership Program

GrowSmart Maine recently spent time with two mayors from Germany through the US State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program. We shared best practices and lessons learned from our work in community revitalization and economic development for towns and...
Smart Growth so 90s?

Smart Growth so 90s?

I joined the GrowSmart Maine Board of Directors in 2018.   I remember telling friends and family at that time from outside of the state of my new role, and a frequent response I heard was “cool, smart growth was a big thing in the 1990s.”  To me, that left the...
The Triple Bottom Line –  Carbon Edition

The Triple Bottom Line – Carbon Edition

GreenBiz In all the years I have been involved in sustainability and climate change I have never used the term “triple bottom line.” That will change. Wikipedia describes it as: “The triple bottom line (or otherwise noted as TBL or 3BL) is an accounting framework with...