The Frederick Law Olmsted Society of Riverside recently announced their 2014 Housewalk. America’s first planned suburb, Riverside, Illinois, is a pastoral, walkable community with homes of varied architectural styles and vintages. “Sustainability: Then and Now” features homes ranging from Victorian, Arts & Crafts and Mid-Century modern to contemporary green-build construction, with an emphasis on sustainable materials and design. Learn how these homes achieve high visual impact with reduced environmental impact and enjoy your stroll through this National Landmark community. The event is Sunday, June 1, 2014 from Noon - 5:00 pm. Tickets are $40 per person. Visit www.olmstedsociety.org for ticket information. Inquiries may be directed to: [email protected].
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