CONGRATULATIONS TO RALEIGH, NC!!
Raleigh, NC is America’s Most Sustainable Mid-Size Community!
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce awarded Raleigh, NC this pestigious award, beating out 49 other cities that applied in the same category consisting of 50,000 to 500,000 residents.
There was a ceremony in Philadelphia during a national Chamber conference to honor Raleigh and the other finalists (n. Little Rock, Ark., and Pittsburgh) for the great honor of being named
#1 Sustainable Mid-Size Community
Described by Mayor Charles Meeker, the city is “a careful steward of the environment and has a long-term vision for a prosperous future”.
Recently Raleigh was also named:
- #2 America’s Biggest Brain Magnets by Forbes.com
- #3 America’s Cleanest Cities by Forbes.com
- #3 America’s Least Toxic City by Forbes.com
- One of the Most Affordable Cities in America by Forbes.com
- Best Places for Bargain Retirement Homes by Forbes.com
- #3 Best Place in the Country for Business and Careers by Forbes.com