Environmental Design in New Construction

Objective D3: Consider Environmental Design in Newly Constructed or Retrofitted Municipal Buildings

The following actions are needed to complete this objective:

  • Consider environmental design in all new buildings and retrofits.
  • Encourage the use of cool roofs for municipal buildings.
  • Continue the reuse of existing buildings (and materials) where it is environmentally friendly and cost-effective.
  • Recycle building materials where possible.
  • Require partners to consider environmental design.

These indicators show the progress the City is making to achieve this objective:

  • Municipal Green Building Standard
  • Cool Roof Policy

For more information on environmental initiatives:

Phone: For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, call 519-255-6100 ext. 6127.
E-mail: emp@citywindsor.ca