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Travis AFB receives Green Business Award

Balfour Beatty at Travis AFB has been selected as one of the 2015 City of Fairfield Green Business awardees. Read more.

Travis Family Housing donates more than $3400 via recycling efforts

Since launching a TerraCycle campaign in October 2013, Travis AFB has donated $2,630 to their local elementary school on base. Since last July alone, Travis AFB has collected more than 81,000 points which resulted in two donations totaling $1,770 -- an impressive result, indeed! Read more.

Change your Clocks!

Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, November 3rd, where we get to push our clocks back one more hour— or fall back as they say. Read more.

Balfour Beatty Communities Goes Green for Earth Day

Balfour Beatty Communities helped their residents participate in Earth Day and give back to the environment through a variety of eco-friendly activities and other events. Read more.

It's Time to Spring Ahead: More Fun in the Sun!

Winter is finally coming to a close which means that we can look forward to spring and the opportunity to enjoy warmer weather and some extra sunlight. Read more.

Vandenberg's TerraCycle Program is in the Spotlight

Vandenberg AFB was recently featured in the TerraCycle newsletter regarding their outstanding collection efforts. As a special spotlight, LifeWorks Coordinator, Brandi Lytle was interviewed. Read more.

Recipes for Energy Savings

Save energy in your kitchen through more efficient use of the dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer. Read more.

TerraCycle - Did You Know?

Did you know... BBC's TerraCycle program was launched in April 2011. Since then, our sites have been actively building awareness about the importance of recycling and the value it can bring to us individually and our surrounding community. Our efforts are helping to advance local schools, emergency service organizations and hospitals – just to name a few. It's a true win-win! Read more.

Hermes Creative Award

We did it BBC residents – thanks to you! Thanks to the participation of our sustainability and conservation all-star residents, Balfour Beatty Communities was selected for a 2013 Hermes Creative Award from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP) for its 2013 Picture This calendar contest. Amongst 5,600 entries, Balfour Beatty Communities was selected as a Gold-level award winner in the creative sustainability category. Read more.

Laundry Efficiency Made Easy

The Environmental Protection Agency states the average American family does around 400 loads of laundry per year; proving that the laundry room can have a significant impact on a home's energy efficiency. Below are four tips to improve your laundry efficiency. Read more.