20 Dec '11, 6pm

Celebrating Sustainability In Public Works

Celebrating Sustainability In Public Works

Two Californian civic buildings have earned a coveted B.E.S.T. in Public Works title from the American Public Works Association , the professional association of public works leaders. The B.E.S.T. in Public Works awards recognizes public agencies for their outstanding projects and programs. Amongst the criteria are sustainability, innovation, mobility, beautification and overall creativity. The buildings were designed by LPA, a sustainable architecture company in business since 1965. The first project was the police headquarters created for the City of Hesperia , completed in 2010. Part of a Civic Center master plan and developed in partnership with Griffin Structures, it sits across from the city hall and public library, both of which were completed in 2006. Earlier this year, the 42,000-square-foot station received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gol...

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