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The Brightwalk community in North Carolina recieves its LEED ND Certification, with affordability at its heart

Charlotte’s newest community just might make you want to put on your red cardigan and start singing, “won’t you be my neighbor?” The Brightwalk community was recently certified LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND); it’s the first and largest project in North Carolina to receive this designation outside of the LEED-ND pilot program, which was launched in 2010. On Tuesday, the community unveiled its new sign at a green celebration, which highlighted the project’s milestones met to date, the partnerships instrumental to its development and the residents and the community members themselves. Brightwalk, which describes itself as an “environment for those who care about the environment,” received an Affordable Neighborhood Grant from USGBC, funded by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, and features a variety of residential space types. It is owned by Charlotte Mec...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/its-beautiful-day-charlotte...

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