Platinum in the Park - A Tour of Erin's Pavilion (1.5 GBCI CE hours)

  • Thursday, May 05, 2011
  • 11:30 AM - 12:59 PM
  • Erin's Pavilion, 4965 S. Second Street, Springfield, IL 62703
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Please note that registration is non-refundable.
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This event has been postponed. A new date will be determined shortly.

Join the USGBC - Illinois Chapter's Central Illinois Branch for a case study and tour of the LEED Platinum Erin's Pavilion in Springfield!

Erin's Pavilion is a LEED® Platinum Certified building under the LEED-NC 2.2 Rating System. It is located in the Edwin Watts Southwind Park, Springfield, Illinois' newest park. A presentation will be given highlighting many of the sustainable and energy efficient concepts integrated into the design and construction of the facility followed by a question and answer session and a tour of the building.

After attending the program, attendees will be able to:

  • Define the sustainable strategies employed in the project and the related LEED credits.
  • Identify how this project is a model for community facility construction. 
  • Describe the benefits associated in implementing sustainable strategies on a park project. 
  • Identify some of the challenges that are encountered when designing and constructing a LEED certified building in central Illinois.
David McDow, Walton and Associates Architects, P.C.
Kirk T. Mescher, CM Engineering, Inc.
Thomas A. Taylor, Vertegy
Tara L. Fridhandler, Vertegy
Kris Salter, KSID Interiors, Inc.

$10 USGBC Chapter Members
$20 Non-Members

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