100 Ideas for New Paltz

50. provide developers with trained green building pros

Posted in energy, environment, green building, planning and construction, stormwater by Jason West on June 11, 2009

Require all Town and Village Building Inspectors to be LEEDS-certified professionals, to be able to advise builders on how to improve the sustainability of their projects.

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  1. Tom Murdoch said, on January 17, 2010 at 3:27 pm

    Great idea.

    • Jason West said, on March 23, 2010 at 8:28 pm

      Thanks, Tom.

      I believe you’re in the building trades; do you think this would lead to builders and contractors shifting to more sustainable construction? And if so, to what degree?


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