San Diego, Calif. — (June 18, 2014) — The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership (BPCP) is pleased to welcome its newest Associate Member, the San Diego Botanical-Garden Foundation. This new member takes the number of arts, cultural and science institutions represented by BPCP to 28.
“We are delighted to welcome the Botanical-Garden Foundation,” said Peter Comiskey, BPCP Executive Director.
The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is looking for a university intern to support the Sustainability Program’s LEED initiatives at three Balboa Park multi-tenant buildings. The Balboa Park LEED intern will assist building tenants to document green purchasing compliance in the Materials and Resource category of the LEED 2009 Existing Building: Operations + Maintenance rating system.
Balboa Park and City of San Diego employees and volunteers came together on Thursday, March 20 for an exclusive energy-savings event. Residential use LED light bulbs and energy- and water-efficient shower heads were offered at substantial discounts.
This was a fun and interesting way to learn more about energy efficiency savings and LED technology for your home.
See photos from the event!
The Balboa Park Explorer made San Diego Magazine's Best of San Diego 2014 List.
The publication described the Annual Explorer as "Best bang for your buck," and "Genius."
San Diego Magazine names Balboa Park Explorer in 20 Reasons to Love San Diego!
Peter Comiskey, BPCP Executive Director, is named one of the UT San Diego's "People to Watch in 2014.'
The BPCP Sustainability Showcase and Expo is an annual event that brings together San Diego community and Park stakeholders to build awareness on current sustainability issues. Through multiple channels of participation and networking, attendees make connections of how these issues are being addressed in Balboa Park.