The Advocacy Committee is committed to improving community understanding of the legislative processes and strengthening local governments’ understanding of green buildings by promoting sustainable friendly legislation, initiatives, and local regulations.


As a part of the Advocacy Committee, the USGBC West Michigan has dedicated a day solely to advocacy in Michigan.
To learn about last years Advocacy Day please follow this blog LINK.


Public Policy Library
The U.S. Green Building Council created a Public Policy Library.  Follow this LINK to learn about green building-related and LEED-specific policies across the United States. 


MI Advocacy Priorities


 National Advocacy Priorities


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