Green by Addition

Minneapolis/St. Paul Metropolitan Area, Minnesota

As design consultants to the Design Center for American Urban Landscape C+SA participated in a seven-county metro area study of first ring suburbs. Bringing together “House”, “Green”, “Culture”, and “Community”, the project linked policy and design to the everyday actions of homeowners and neighbors. Funded by grants from the Surdna and McKnight foundations, The work focused on expanding homeowners do-it-yourself design options in the areas of material, technology, nature and community with an emphasis on culture, livability and global/local responsibility.