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PBS Green Roof Maintenance Keeps Program in Bloom

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The General Services Administration's Public Buildings Service (PBS) is committed to combating climate change and ensuring the long-term sustainability of our local and global communities. PBS uses green roofs to help reduce the temperature of building…

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Creative federal projects celebrated during GSA design awards

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Federal buildings are more than just brick and mortar symbols of the government. They act as economic catalysts in communities across the nation, providing jobs, vitality and public space for the American people.Last week, GSA and its partners honored 18…

Atrium of the Seattle Federal Center South complex.

GSA's green investments build results

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In 2009, the Obama Administration signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), which provided $787 billion to save and create jobs, in part by modernizing infrastructure and investing in clean energy technologies. The U.S. General…

Main Facade of the Cedar Rapids U.S. Courthouse

Cedar Rapids Courthouse project recognized at yearly awards

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Every year the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) takes time to recognize the exceptional work of the employees who work tirelessly to produce federal buildings that are built to stand the test of time. This year, the Heartland Region was honored…

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GSA receives Federal Green Challenge awards from EPA

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GSA’s Greater Southwest Region continues to succeed in our efforts to become a more sustainable and energy efficient government. In fact, I recently participated in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) awards ceremony for this…

GSA Headquarters Celebrates Earth Day

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Editor’s Note: As steward to over 1500 Federal buildings — including many irreplaceable historic buildings in low-lying and other at-risk areas — the U.S. General Services Administration is sensitive to the threat of climate change.…

Photo of Columbine High School students receiving a solar park tour from Michael Golenda, GSA Project Manager, at the Denver Federal Center solar park.

GSA Quenches Thirst For Knowledge

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Editor’s Note: As steward to over 1500 Federal buildings — including many irreplaceable historic buildings in low-lying and other at-risk areas — the U.S. General Services Administration is sensitive to the threat of climate change.…

2016 National Women's History Month: To form a more perfect Union Banner

Q & A with Doreen Sheih

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The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) is commemorating Women’s History Month throughout March. The theme for the month is Working to Form a More Perfect Union: Honoring Women in Public Service and Government. In highlighting the women of…

Last Reviewed: 2021-12-23