Archives: environmental issues

RVA Environmental Film Festival

Five days of films to check out starting on Wednesday.

Local company makes luxury bags from recycled tires

Millions of tire inner tubes are discarded each year. One local company is using those discarded tires to make luxury handbags.

The abandoned GRTC bus depot: past, present, and future

For over two years, the GRTC bus depot has been an abandoned eyesore to residents and visitors of the Fan and Carytown. Many have speculated about how the area could be redone to spur economic development, so why does the GRTC have no interest in selling it…at least not until 2016?