Posts Tagged ‘mt. tabor meadows’


Four Homes, Four Low Monthly Utility Bills

June 26th, 2012 / No Comments »

Meet the McDonalds: $145/month Meet Beth & Jerry: $110/month Meet Angela & Mark: $115/month Meet the Lees: $190/month   Energy Calculators from Appalachian Power The Home Energy Calculator – This calculator provides estimates of energy use costs based on your inputs. Appliance Calculator – Here’s

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Mount Tabor Meadows Residents Build New Playground

October 25th, 2011 / No Comments »

Last year, the residents of Mount Tabor Meadows in Blacksburg rallied together to win a national playground equipment grant of up to $5,000 from the American non-profit KaBOOM!. This past weekend they put the finishing touches on the first phase of their new playground and

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Behind the Walls Green Home Tour

February 26th, 2011 / No Comments »

There’s a lot of buzz about green building these days, and sometimes it’s hard to figure out exactly what’s fluff and what’s the real deal. Green Valley Builders (GVB) to change that, by giving the general public a sneak peak at what goes on during

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Urban Land Insitute

Mt. Tabor Meadows Finalist for Sustainable Development Award

November 15th, 2010 / No Comments »

Mt. Tabor Meadows is one of three project finalists for the 2010 Vision Awards Sustainable Development recognition from the Richmond district of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). The 2010 Vision Awards recognize local firms, localities and people for their contribution to excellence in design and

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LEED Ribbon Cutting

USGBC Awards First LEED® Silver Certification in the New River Valley

August 27th, 2010 / No Comments »

Today, the Lewis family has something no one else in Blacksburg does. Their home at 804 Petra Pass in Mt. Tabor Meadows was announced Blacksburg’s first home to receive LEED® Silver Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). It is only the second home

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