Author of "The Original Green" to speak in Beaufort (updated)

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First reported August 25, update at bottom

 Steve Mouzon, author of The Original Green, will be featured in a forum on September 15 at 6 p.m. The event will be at the Technical College of the Lowcountry on Ribaut Road in Building 12.

Mouzon will speak on his new book The Original Green providing guidelines on how individuals can do their part in supporting the environment. This event is open to the public at no charge.

Steve Mouzon is an architect, urbanist, author, and photographer from Miami. He founded the New Urban Guild, which helped foster the Katrina Cottages movement. The Guild hosts Project:SmartDwelling. The Guild's non-profit affiliate is the Guild Foundation; it hosts the Original Green initiative. 

The event is sponsored by Beaufort County, the Beaufort County Open Land Trust, the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce, Brown Design Studio, the City of Beaufort, the Coastal Conservation League, The Congress for New Urbanism - Carolina Chamber, Historic Beaufort Foundation, Main Street Beaufort, the Moser Design Group, the Open Land Trust and the Town of Bluffton.

Updated September 13: Here's an Island Packet write up on Mouzon's talk