New Ordinances

On May 23, 2008 new green construction requirements went into effect for all newly constructed buildings and substantial remodels. 

Green Building Ordinance

Green Building Requirements

Green Building Materials Compliance Form

The City has requirements to use 5 green construction materials.  Please see the compliance form above.  As an informational resource, we've begun to compile a list of locally available materials and suppliers.  Not all of the materials will comply with the ordinance, but this will help you find other useful materials as well.  Green Building Materials List

Landscaping / Irrigation Requirements 

This link has information on how to comply with the City's requirements for water-efficient landscape and irrigation systems

C&D Waste Compliance

This link has information on how to comply with the City's Construction and Demolition Waste recycling requirements

Energy Compliance Options Summary

This link summarizes options for compliance with the City's energy efficiency requirements.  All new construction must perform 10% better than Title 2004 Part 6 requirements for TDV energy.



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