Madison Area CLT receives Home Depot Foundation Award: At a presentation at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. on September 17, 2008, Madison Area CLT was presented with the first prize Award for Affordable Housing Built Responsibly for our work at Troy Gardens. This is a very big honor for both MACLT and the Madison community.
Madison Area CLT is featured on the GreenSource magazine website: GreenSource magazine is one of the leading green building magazines in the English-speaking world. We are currently (September 2008) featured on their website — so check it out.
Madison Area CLT is featured in Multifamily Executive: The September 2008 issue of Multifamily Executive is devoted to fair housing and accessibility issues. They selected three projects across the U.S. for their achievements in universal design — and our homes at Troy Gardens made this list! For more information, check out the Multifamily Executive website.
Madison Area CLT Executive Director gets LEED AP accreditation: Taking his first test in a number of years, MACLT Executive Director Greg Rosenberg passes the LEED Accredited Professional exam with flying colors. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the leading green building standard in the U.S., and was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council. This certification significantly enhances MACLT’s ability to raise the bar when it comes to green building, which we try to do with each project that we undertake.
MACLT is in the Wall Street Journal: On June 14th, the Wall Street Journal ran an article about innovative approaches to housing for older adults, and featured MACLT’s Troy Gardens Project.
Troy Gardens is featured in Nation’s Building News: As one of last year’s winners of the Livable Community Award, the National Association of Home Builders has featured Troy Gardens in their publication “Nation’s Building News”. Here’s a link to the article.