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LEED Neighborhoods: from Theory to Practice – Part 1 | Walkability

Posted in Blog on Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 3:42 pm 2 Comments
LEED Neighborhoods: from Theory to Practice – Part 1 | Walkability

Contributed by Jonathan Burgess, LEED AP ND & BD+C
LEED Project Manager, The Spinnaker Group

LEED for Neighborhood Development has long been coined the ‘next evolution’ in

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U.S. Green Building Council South Florida Chapter Announces Gala Verde Award Winners

Posted in Blog on Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 1:46 pm No Comments
U.S. Green Building Council South Florida Chapter Announces Gala Verde Award Winners

Boca Raton, FL (September 17, 2012) — The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) South Florida Chapter has

announced winners of the nonprofit organization’s GalaVerde: The 2012 LEEDership and Green Awards

Program.

The Chapter’s fourth annual GalaVerde celebration recognized and honored those outstanding projects,

inspirational businesses, dedicated individuals, and instrumental Chapter members who are…

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A Great Opportunity for the next generation of LEEDers: Free USGBC memberships offered to community college students

Posted in Uncategorized on Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 7:08 pm No Comments

Community Green, a new program from the Center for Green Schools, will provide a free one-year membership to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for community college students pursuing LEED Green Associate certification.

In addition to the free USGBC membership, there…

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Water Sense Criteria comes to a landscape near you.

Posted in Blog on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 4:13 pm No Comments

Linda Smithe, RA, CSI, LEED AP BD + C

The EPA has had on their water sense website tools for outdoor water conservation for a long time. They have tips on Landscaping, Watering Wisely and Irrigation Professionals. They have tools…

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Announcing another LEED Gold Certified Project in South Florida!

Posted in Blog, News on Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 11:53 am No Comments
Announcing another LEED Gold Certified Project in South Florida!

Linda Smithe, RA, CSI , CDT, LEEDAP BD&C

The Environmental Services Laboratory, SFWMD, consists of a new construction two story office and laboratory building totaling 34,778 square feet…

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