About USA The Urban Sustainability Accelerator (2013-2019) provided expert advice and support for cities implementing sustainability projects and plans.
The Urban Sustainability Accelerator (2013-2019) helped cities and regions implement their sustainability projects - moving from plans, concepts, and policies to reality.


The Program

Cities that participated in this program were able to take advantage of a full year of personalized advice and consulting provided by experts with decades of expertise on urban sustainability topics. The pages on this site provide a history of the program and a road map for anyone who wishes to replicate it.

The USA project was made possible by funding from The Summit Foundation (Wash., D.C.), TransitCenter (NYC), and the Institute for Sustainable Solutions (Portland State University).

To learn more about the Urban Sustainability Accelerator contact:

Molly Baer Kramer - Project Manager | 503-250-2223