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Greening Our Cities: It Takes a Village

By Francesca Vietor We built our cities 100 years ago, and now our urban infrastructure is falling apart. Like many cities across the country, San Francisco’s water, sewer and energy systems are in a major state of disrepair. You should see the mess under our streets. And sometimes you see it above ground with sinkholes and flooding. This is an unfolding drama across the country.

But you’ve heard it before and you’ll hear it again — San Francisco is the city that knows how. Rather than sitting on the sidelines bemoaning our fate, the City by the Bay is doing something about it.

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Source: Huffington Post Green