CSBR offers Design for Community Resilience program

The College of Design’s Center for Sustainable Building Research (CSBR) offers its Design for Community Resilience program, a service seeking to transform civic challenges into sustainable opportunities through design assistance. Working with communities, local governments, non-profits, and other organizations CSBR research staff engage College of Design students to address pressing problems while turning them into opportunities to make sustainable decisions for the community/organization’s and the planet’s future.

Example projects of the program include a railroad depot preservation, a design for a rural community center, and the Hennepin County Energy Recovery Center sustainable design.