San Jose's School District Goes Solar: THIS is Municipal Innovation
Original post made by Mike, College Terrace, on Jul 25, 2007
Here's San Jose's Schools District being SMART, and INNOVATIVE. Just look at the commercial partners: Bank of America and Shell (probably others, too).
THIS is the kind of thing we need to see more of in Palo Alto, a city that has been resting on the laurels of PAST innovative hegemony.
The PAUSD BOE and our policy-makers - including senior staff at city hall should look at this as a lead in to similar projects. THIS is what I mean by "aggresive business development".
Someone in San Jose had BIG idea, and made it work. Kudos!
I want to see more of this sort of thing in Palo Alto.
We have a lot on our plate; we're behind in infrastructure spending; we're looking for new revenues to bolster our schools - and so on. It's ideas like this one, in Sna Jose, that LEVERAGE EXISTING SOCIAL AND CAPITAL INFRASTRUCTURE that we need to see more of.
Congratulations, San Jose!
Iíll have the Kraft Mac n Cheese w/Ketchup, Please
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