Episodes

AshevilleBLUEPRINT ASHEVILLE
Broadcast Date: 11/29/2010
Tough economic times have put many out of work; but an innovative work training program in Asheville is teaching sustainability while preparing residents for green collar jobs. In part one of our series, BLUEPRINT NORTH CAROLINA, Heather Burgiss explores how this non-profit program is not only impacting the environment, but changing lives one job at a time.

Rocky MountBLUEPRINT ROCKY MOUNT
Broadcast Date: 11/30/2010
A historic area in one North Carolina town is getting a major face lift that holds the promise of job and business creation for this eastern North Carolina hub. In part two of our BLUEPRINT NORTH CAROLINA series, Heather Burgiss takes us to Rocky Mount to explore how the past is being brought back to sustain the future.

CharlotteBlueprint Charlotte
Broadcast Date: 12/01/2010
Development in a city is often seen as progress, but sometimes progress threatens to push out life long residents who can’t afford to live in a revitalized neighborhood? In part three of our BLUEPRINT NORTH CAROLINA series, Heather Burgiss takes us to Charlotte to highlight a new building project that provides not only affordable housing, but a blueprint for greener and more sustainable development.