Green Building Policy for City-owned Buildings

Policy Timeline

September 24, 2007

Proposed policy presented to City Council as Council Bill 2007-315

October 2, 2007

Jason Hartke, from the U.S. Green Building Council, made a Council presentation about the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. Hartke also appeared on a TV23 Mayor's Roundtable.

February 8, 2008

The Community Involvement Committee met and recommended approval with modifications.

February 25, 2008

The City of Springfield adopted a Green Building Policy for the construction and renovation of city owned buildings.

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