DePaul Ebenezer Square Receives LEED Platinum for Homes Certification!

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo attended the Nov. 17 grand opening of the $24.4 million mixed-use development, which recently LEED for Homes Platinum Certification by the USGBC, the highest rating a project can receive. The three-story, 124,000-square-foot building at 2400 Seneca St. features one- and two-bedroom apartments for income-eligible tenants, including low-income families and people with behavioral health needs.

"SWBR is proud to have partnered with DePaul on this amazing project," said Principal Joe Gibbons, AIA, "Ebenezer Square will truly provide a positive impact for many residents in the West Seneca and south Buffalo areas. This project demonstrates DePaul's tremendous continued commitment to sustainability in affordable housing as it was recently certified by the USGBC as a LEED for Homes Platinum project. Solar technology supported by the state supplies three-quarters of the development's electrical use."

Congratulations to DePaul and our design team!