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.

Waste | March, 04 2019

With the exciting news that just came out about Metro Nashville Public Works increasing curbside recycling pickups in 2020, many are encouraged to see that…

Mobility | November, 08 2018

The U.S. census found that over 75% of Americans drive alone to work each day.[i] In Nashville, that number is even higher at 84%. With…

Mobility | October, 16 2018

By Kelsi Stubblefield Lewis, intern with the Division of Sustainability, Fall 2018 Most people in the United States drive to work alone every day. In…

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.

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