City of Jacksonville - Sustainable Public Buildings (Florida)
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Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||City of Jacksonville - Sustainable Public Buildings|
|Incentive Type||Energy Standards for Public Buildings|
|Applicable Sector||Local Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Requirement||New city-owned buildings and renovated buildings must obtain sustainable building certification|
|Date added to DSIRE||2010-11-05|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-09-21|
In 2009, the Jacksonville City Office of Sustainability Initiatives announced the creation of the Sustainable Building Program. As part of the program, all new city-owned buildings must meet nationally recognized certification standards. In addition, in city-owned buildings where renovations are being made to more than 50% of the total building square footage, renovations must meet sustainable building certification standards. The buildings must be certified by LEED, Green Globes, or Florida Green Building Coalition. The Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board is also permitted to adopt an alternative sustainable building certification system.
Any program participant seeking sustainable building certification through the City of Jacksonville can seek a refund of certification expenses, sustainable project designation and fast track development review.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||2009-211-E.docx Ordinance 2009-211 E|
|Authority 2:||Title VIII Chapter 327|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.