Glass House Collective

Collectively Speaking


Urbanism in Chattanooga: Revitalizing Glass Street

Teal posted on 10.03.2012

Urbanism in Chattanooga: Revitalizing Glass Street
by David Barlew, Jr. on 09/19/12

Lately, a lot of attention has been paid to the effort to revitalize Glass Street in East Chattanooga, and a lot of Chattanooga residents are curious about this exciting, albeit challenging, endeavor. Read more


Upcoming Community Input Meetings

Teal posted on 09.19.2012

Glass House Collective will be hosting community meetings in our headquarters at 2523 Glass Street. David will be presenting the top 5 ideas from the AIA Conference Urban Design Workshop and asking for input and ideas from within the community on how to make Glass Street cleaner, safer, and more inviting. Please join us. Read more


Why I Took the LAUNCH Business Class on Glass Street (and you should too)

Teal posted on 09.18.2012

After living away from Chattanooga for some years, I returned to the area broke without direction.

I had a lot of ideas floating around in my head and didn’t know how to make sense of them. Since most of them involved some sort of business, I figured the Launch class was a good place to start. Read more


Blog Post featured on ArtPlace America in August

Teal posted on 09.17.2012

Glass House Collective is a Chattanooga-based nonprofit working to revitalize a corner of that former industrial city. Focused on East Chattanooga, specifically a commercial corridor called Glass Street, the group works to bring “life back to Glass Street and Glass Street back to life” Read more


Sally’s Story

Teal posted on 08.31.2012

“I first heard about the Glass House Collective two weeks or so ago through a Facebook post of a video created by your team. I was so energized by just that little tidbit that I found myself bringing it up almost constantly for the next few days to my friends, even though I hardly knew anything about it. The attitude and goal really resonated with me and I felt like it was something I wanted to be a part of. Read more