Sustainability - The Buzzword In Buncombe County Government

Mar 8, 2017

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'Sustainability' is the big buzzword in Buncombe County government this year.  This week, county commissioners passed three measures dealing with sustainability.  They include creating a county government office focusing solely on sustainability efforts, as well as replacing of 47-thousand light fixtures at schools and a new solar energy farm near a landfill in Woodfin.  Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Emily Patrick stopped by Blue Ridge Public Radio studios to discuss this week's events.