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Sunday, February 27, 2011 - 5:09pm

Stonewood – Over a month ago, the City of Fairmont gained much deserved recognition for becoming the first West Virginia Sustainable Communities member. As travelers return from summer vacations, three more communities are gearing up to accept their membership into this innovative program.

Sunday, February 27, 2011 - 5:08pm

After a month of deliberations, the Steering Team of the West Virginia Sustainable Communities (WVSC) program has selected Fairmont as its first member. The remaining four member communities will be publicly announced in mid to late July. WVSC expects Fairmont to attract statewide, regional, and even national attention as it employs the WVSC Step-by-Step process to assess, strategize, and enhance the sustainability of the community. The WVSC partners are excited to welcome Fairmont to the program and are looking forward to supporting the development of the community’s Action Plan and its implementation.

Sunday, February 27, 2011 - 5:07pm

West Virginia Sustainable Communities (WVSC) hosted the first of its series of sustainability awareness trainings at the Days Inn & Suites in Bridgeport on Friday, April 16th.

Friday, February 25, 2011 - 3:02pm

After successful sessions in Bridgeport, Mullens, Huntington, Charleston, and Beckley, West Virginia Sustainable Communities and the Bridgemont Community and Technical College is bringing their signature Sustainability Awareness Training to Parkersburg. Excitement builds as RSVPs are arriving at the Wood County Commission.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 - 9:06am
Rachel Marteny, a student at Buckhannon-Upshur High School, has been selected as a Magic Scholar Finalist and needs your vote!
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 3:50pm
Do you have or know of any events occurring in West Virginia marking the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War? If so, the West Virginia Division of Tourism wants to know about them!