Living Green Walls Installed at Washington School


(02/03/2016)
M.V. Leckie Elementary School in Washington, D.C., recently received eight LiveFence living green walls to install inside the school.
 

UNLV Rec Center Encourages Wellness Through Technology


(02/03/2016)
The University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) recently installed a video wall system in its 183,333-square-foot Student Wellness and Recreation Center designed to encourage and motivate students as they pursue fitness goals.
 

Portland School Board Recommends Upgrades to New Elementary


(02/02/2016)
In June 2015, Portland School Board member Marnie Morrione said the board needed commit to rebuilding Hall Elementary School.
 

Health Care Design Winners Incorporate Outdoor Spaces


(02/02/2016)
On Oct. 27, Pittsburgh-based PPG Industries announced in a press statement that the American Institute of Architects (AIA) was honoring two hospital buildings as 2015 Healthcare Design Award winners after incorporating specialized glass and coatings in their designs.
 

Jacksonville University Raises Funds for Programs, Facilities


(01/27/2016)
Jacksonville University’s (JU) ASPIRE campaign recently surpassed $100 million in funding raised towards improving and expanding programs and facilities for students.
 

California’s ARTIC Named Project of the Year


(01/27/2016)
The American Public Works Association (APWA) honored California’s Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) with the Project of the Year Award in the Structures category in September.
 

Parkland Health Opens Updated $1.3 Billion Hospital in Dallas


(01/20/2016)
On Aug. 20, the Parkland Health and Hospital System opened the doors of a new $1.3 billion facility that replaces the old emergency room, which was built in 1954 and beginning to fall apart.
 

St. Elizabeth Hospital Develops Third Rooftop Garden


(01/20/2016)
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently installed a green rooftop garden on top of the new Fremont Tower.
 

New Toronto Courthouse Aims for LEED Silver


(01/12/2016)
Planning, design and compliance (PDC) work will soon be underway for the new Toronto courthouse in Canada.
 

Fifth Vermont Prison Goes Green With Solar Array


(01/12/2016)
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin recently announced the completion of a 500-kilowatt solar net metering project at the Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield.