LEED for Neighborhood Development: Smart Growth & New Urbanism (In-person Webinar)

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2011
  • 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • 3 Locations: Champaign, Normal and Peoria (see location details in the description)

Registration

  • Champaign City Building
    102 N. Neil St.
    (EC1, basement conference room)
    Champaign, IL 61820
  • Heartland Community College
    Workforce Development Center Room 1403
    1500 West Raab Road
    Normal, IL
  • Illinois Central College
    Agricultural & Industrial Technologies Building, Room 203
    1 College Dr
    East Peoria, IL
  • Champaign City Building
    102 N. Neil St.
    (EC1, basement conference room)
    Champaign, IL 61820
  • Heartland Community College
    Workforce Development Center Room 1403
    1500 West Raab Road
    Normal, IL
  • Illinois Central College
    Agricultural & Industrial Technologies Building, Room 203
    1 College Dr
    East Peoria, IL

Please note that registration is non-refundable.
If you experience any registration difficulties or have questions please contact our office at 312-245-8300.
Registration is closed

Join the USGBC Illinois Chapter's Central IL Branch in multiple locations to earn 1.5 GBCI CE Hours - ND LEED Specific on April 19! 

The Branch is providing multiple locations to view this on-demand, USGBC Webinar on LEED for Neighborhood Development. Learn about LEED ND and earn credit toward your LEED credential maintenance! (Location information below)

Description: Where communities are built, how communities are designed, and how they ultimately perform has a tremendous impact upon the environment and nearby residents of a neighborhood. Smart Growth and New Urbanism are two leading strategies for sustainable design that compliment green design in the new LEED for Neighborhood Development certification system. In this 100-level webinar session, you will learn more about these two planning philosophies, and how they can be implemented on the project level.

Learning Objectives
Upon successfully completing this webinar series, you should be able:

  • Describe the basics of the LEED-ND rating system and current development status of the post-pilot rating system
  • Analyze the principles of smart growth and New Urbanism and their role in shaping LEED-ND
  • Explain the appropriate locations for LEED-ND projects within a region from urban to suburban to certain adjacent sites and strategies for identifying eligible parcels
  • Identify the challenges projects have faced in the pilot program and the strategies used to overcome those obstacles
Cost:
$10 Members
$25 Nonmembers
($80 value!)

*Bring your own lunch!

Viewing Locations:
Illinois Central College
Agricultural & Industrial Technologies Building, Room 203
1 College Dr
East Peoria, IL

Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center Room 1403
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL

Champaign City Building
102 N. Neil St.
(EC1, basement conference room)
Champaign, IL 61820


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