Author Archives: Kathleen

Tomorrow (the film) — at the Rose 4/28-5/4

Here, finally, is some good news about what is going RIGHT with the world! TOMORROW is a beautifully filmed documentary presenting concrete, down-to-earth solutions for sustainable living and community resilience. Showcased are programs being implemented around the world by people making a difference in their own communities. Their stories make “Tomorrow” one of the most essential and inspirational viewing experiences of our time. This movie premiered at the Paris Climate talks in 2015 and Read more...

X Prize $2000

  Local 20/20 is proud to be sponsoring X PRIZE $2000, a competition between teams of students at Port Townsend High School. Students who opt to participate will work with a team on a project intended to promote some aspect of community resilience – something supportive of Local 20/20’s mission statement: Working together toward local sustainability and resilience – integrating ecology, economy and community through action and education. Winners will be decided by a panel of local judges. Read more…Last updated:Monday, August 8, 2016

Climate Migration?

The Pacific Northwest will soon become a “climate refuge” according to an article penned by Cliff Mass, a University of Washington professor of atmospheric science and local climate blogger. According to his mapping of current projections of some of the more dramatic impacts of climate change – sea level rise, drought, storms and heat waves – Washington and Oregon come out looking relatively unscathed (mind you, that’s “relatively”). In Port Townsend and surrounding areas, there is Read more…Last updated:Sunday, December 21, 2014

Cargo Container Home

Take a tour through this amazing off-grid Tiny House made from a 20 foot cargo container… Last updated:Sunday, December 7, 2014

Useful Links?

I would love some suggestions for useful and interesting outside links that relate to the Action Groups listed on the “Other Groups” page.  Just include the link in a comment to this post and I will take it from there. Better yet, if you would like to post an article or a video (your own or someone else’s) that fits well with the mission of any of these groups, PLEASE send it to and I will post it for you (probably).  Let’s flesh out this section of the website… Last updated:Wednesday, July 23, 2014

All-New Website!

Local 20/20 has a brand new website! The new site has been produced using the WordPress platform, a change facilitated by Nate Malmgrem of CodePress in Port Townsend.  Most of our pages are brand new as well.  We hope you enjoy exploring the new site. It is, of course, always a work in progress. Portable The new site is designed to be readable across devices. If you are sitting before a large screen, you can see how the page adapts to various screen widths by slowly narrowing your browser Read more…Last updated:Sunday, December 21, 2014

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