Socket is Metro Government of Nashville & Davidson County's sustainability outreach program brought to you by the Department of General Services.

 
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Socket Blogs

Discover stories that highlight environmental tips and sustainability in action.

Blogs | February, 16 2018

Whether you celebrated Punxsutawney Phil’s findings this year or not, it is likely that Nashville will face a bit more freezing weather. In preparation, the…

Blogs | February, 02 2018

Department of General Services' Sustainability Overview The ultimate mission of the Department of Metro General Services is to provide beautiful, healthy, safe, sustainable, functional and…

Blogs | February, 01 2018

The average Nashville resident drives 34.7 miles per day and spends 34 hours per year sitting in traffic. Just 3% of our city’s residents travel…

Socket - Project Showcase

Learn more about DGS' most innovative LEED projects to date.

 

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Madison Crime Lab & Precinct - LEED® Silver

Madison Crime Lab & Precinct - LEED® Silver

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Fire Station 19 - LEED® Platinum

Fire Station 19 - LEED® Platinum

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Southeast Davidson Library & Community Center - LEED® Gold

Southeast Davidson Library & Community Center - LEED® Gold

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Howard Office Building - LEED® Silver

Howard Office Building - LEED® Silver

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Socket Events

Stay in the loop on sustainability events around the city that are hosted by Metro Nashville and community organizations.