Forterra launches campaign to save the Lake Serene Trail from imminent logging and preserve public access for over 45,000 annual users — must raise $275,000 by Oct. 30th
The popular trail crosses privately-owned land that is slated to be logged this year. Public support is needed to preserve the trees along the trail and ensure permanent access to its breathtaking views, waterfalls and reflective alpine lake.
SEATTLE, WA — Forterra has launched a campaign to raise $275,000 by October 30 to save the beloved Lake Serene…
Port offers environmental grants to airport communities | Organizations encouraged to submit applications for ecology projects
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | June 20, 2017 Contact: Brian DeRoy Media Officer, Port of Seattle firstname.lastname@example.org 206.787.6801 SEATTLE —…
Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz celebrates installation of new classrooms built from innovative Cross Laminated Timber in Seattle
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | May 30, 2017 Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz celebrates installation of new classrooms built from…
Africatown, Forterra & Lake Union Partners Reach Historic Partnership for Redevelopment of 23rd & Union Block in the Central District
Partnership Ensures Africatown Community Land Trust Will Have Ownership Stake at Midtown and Participate in Redevelopment of Affordable Housing & Retail.
Nearly 50% of Entire Project Will Be Affordable Housing.
Media Contact: Michael Beneke | email@example.com or 206-204-8059 Seattle, Wash., – May 23, 2017 – Africatown Community Land Trust (Africatown),…
Governor Jay Inslee celebrates four new classrooms built from innovative Cross Laminated Timber at ribbon cutting ceremony
The classrooms are part of a statewide pilot project to address classroom sizes while also pioneering the use of an innovative timber product, Cross Laminated Timber (CLT), with the opportunity to generate benefits for the environment and for rural communities.
Contact: Leda Chahim Government Affairs Director Forterra 206-905-6922 (office); 206-227-1433 (cell) | firstname.lastname@example.org Stephanie Holmberg MVSD Capital Projects Assistant 360-428-6184…
Timber sourced from the Olympic Peninsula used in CLT panels to build four new modular classrooms that will be ready for students at start of the 2017-18 school year
Contact: Leda Chahim Government Affairs Director Forterra 206-905-6922 (office); 206-227-1433 (cell) | email@example.com SEQUIM, WA — Installation began today on…
They feel personally responsible for the environment—they recycle, compost and buy used things. But don’t call them environmentalists. And don’t get them started about climate change.
First-of-its-kind survey across King, Snohomish and Pierce counties polls nearly 1,200 young adults Contact: Michael Beneke | VP of Communications…
Forterra acquires Space Needle for undisclosed amount, adding to portfolio of keystone properties | April Fools!
Plans are in motion to demolish the landmark and construct an identical skyscraper from Cross Laminated Timber
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | April 1, 2017 (April Fools!) SEATTLE — Forterra, the Seattle-based sustainability nonprofit, has acquired the…
Our Puget Sound Millennials: More green, more gay, more concerned about equity, more optimistic about effecting change at the local level
First-of-its-kind survey across King, Snohomish and Pierce counties polls 300 millennials on the telephone; another 868 were surveyed online Contact:…
1,355 acres in Kitsap County permanently protected for parkland; 1,645 to go
SEATTLE – Forterra has assisted Kitsap County’s purchase of 1,355 acres of the Port Gamble Forest Block from Pope…
Two acquisitions, totaling 376 acres, includes critical habitat for threatened and endangered species and a secluded mountain lake near Mt. Si.
SEATTLE – On December 29, Forterra completed two land transactions spanning 376 acres along the western edge of the Cascade…
Forterra helps secure 17.6 acres of shoreline habitat on picturesque Anderson Island in the South Sound
The Island’s Jacobs Point Park is now 100 acres; critical salmon habitat protected
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Forterra has acquired some of the last remaining undeveloped shoreline property along Puget Sound—17.6 acres of shoreline…