Transition Stories

Sustainable NE Seattle receives local "Hero Award"

A quick update from Sustainable NE Seattle:

In May, Sustainable NE Seattle was recognized by the local Wedgwood Community Council with their annual "Hero Award." The declaration stated:

In the past year, Sustainable NE Seattle has provided an excellent means for northeast Seattle residents who share a commitment to an ecologically and socially sustainable future to build community and work together at the local level.

Transition Movement featured in the Guardian's (UK) "A New Politics" series

Rob Hopkins and the Transition Towns movement are featured in this article in the Guardian's (UK) "A New Politics" series (May 31 2009).

Transition Oklahoma takes on the arts!

Here's a quick update from Shauna Struby of Transition Oklahoma / Transition Town OKC:

Four members of our group from Transition Oklahoma / Transition Town OKC are travelling to Albuquerque this weekend to participate in transition training taking place at the University of New Mexico. [see all upcoming trainings]

Watch the 'In Transition' Film

Here's an update from Rob Hopkins about the film 'In Transition':


Your Chance to See ‘In Transition’, the emerging plans for its release, as well as an appeal for help in finishing it…

Transition Montpelier State House Garden Project

At the January Transition Town Montpelier open space meeting, a small group of participants decided that they wanted to plant a vegetable garden on the State House grounds. Thursday, May 14, at 3:30 pm, was the official, ceremonial planting. The media were invited, as well as schoolchildren and various dignitaries.

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