Lee County's High-Performance Buildings
Lee County has been honored for its commitment to build in a cost-effective and environmentally friendly manner from the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.
What is LEED?
LEED®, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council and the Green Building Certification Institute to buildings that are designed to:
- Lower costs
- Reduce waste
- Conserve energy and water
- Be healthier
- Reduce harmful emissions
Lee County's LEED Certified Projects
Facilities Construction & Management's LEED Accredited Personnel
LEED Green Building Operations + Maintenance
LEED Green Building Operations + Maintenance considers buildings over their entire life-cycle and provides a means of maintaining existing buildings that already have sustainable features in place to ensure the continued reduction of environmental impacts. Developed by the U.S Green Building Council, LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) is the universally accepted green building system and covers all elements of building construction including: site, water, energy, materials, air quality, & design innovation.
LEED Green Associate
LEED Green Associate credential has been created by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) to identify professionals who have the knowledge necessary to identify basic green strategies and technologies during the design, construction, and operations of a building. This is the opportunity for any building professionals to take their existing skills to the next level through earning a credential that identifies the most qualified, educated, and influential green building professionals in their industry.