Long Pond Senior Housing Earns LEED Gold Certification

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

SWBR is pleased to announce that Long Pond Senior Housing has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

SWBR designed the highly efficient affordable senior housing, which is expected to reduce water and energy consumption by 20 to 30 percent over typical code compliant construction.  The units are available to residents 55 and older, who qualify under certain income guidelines, with units fully accessible and adaptable for residents with mobility, visual, and hearing disabilities.  On-site supportive services are also available. The 53,502-square-foot project is made up of 54 units and one building, the first phase of a 120-unit planned development.

For more information on SWBR's commitment to sustainability, visit www.swbr.com/sustainability or call SWBR’s Sustainable Design Director, Mark Maddalina, AIA, LEED AP at 585-232-8300.