Articles about The Ray

Farming on the Highway Shoulder

New Pilot Project on The Ray Presents Opportunity for Erosion Mitigation, Economic Opportunity and Carbon Reduction

This month, the The Ray, the Georgia Department of Transportation and The Land Institute have implemented a new pilot demonstration on the right-of-way: perennial wheat farming.

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Harriet Langford of The Ray interviewed at VERGE Conference

Harriet Langford, president of The Ray and trustee for the Ray C. Anderson Foundation was interviewed recently at the VERGE Conference

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A Father's Sustainability Legacy

Reprinted from Barron's

In September 2011, one month after Ray C. Anderson died, his two daughters—Mary Anne Lanier, now 60, and Harriet Langford, 57—were summoned to his lawyer’s Atlanta office. Anderson had founded Interface, the world’s largest commercial carpet-tile manufacturer, and he left his daughters a $50 million philanthropic trust. “We were absolutely shocked,” says Langford. Anderson had given no instructions about where the money should go or what the foundation should focus on. “We went around for the next six months like deer in the headlights,” she says.

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The Ray proposing beautification project for I-85's exit 13 in LaGrange

Reprinted from WTVM

Representatives from The Ray are proposing a $1 million beautification project at Exit 13— the Whitesville Road exit, on I-85.

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The Ray Prepares for Troup Co. Growth

Reprinted from LaGrange Daily News

This story from the LaGrange Daily News highlights the beautification efforts that are part of The Ray's development in Troup County, Georgia.

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The Ray in Georgia: Demanding more of roadways

Reprinted from Washington Times

The world is getting smarter. Smart phones. Smart cars. Even smart thermostats. Yet, we’re still building the same roads that we were building in the 1950s. We need roads that do more than just get people from one place to another.

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Why High-Tech Highways Will Change The Way You Drive

Reprinted from Geico More

The Ray was recently featured in a Geico publication

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Keeping The Ray Clean and Beautiful

The Ray is thrilled to announce its participation in the Adopt A Highway program along its 18-mile stretch of highway on I-85 in West Georgia.

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Brightening Our Corner - August 2017 Newsletter

Quarterly Newsletter from the Ray C. Anderson Foundation

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation's Quarterly Newsletter is out - Brightening Our Corner

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The Ray is Driving the News on What a Sustainable Highway Should Look Like

Over the past few months The Ray has seen an explosion of media interest.

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