01 Oct '17, 8pm

50 Shades of Green in Montgomery County

Green building will remain mandatory for new construction in Montgomery County, Maryland and effective December 1, 2017, the International Green Construction Code 2012 will be a permitted alternative. Montgomery County was among the first local jurisdictions in the country, in 2008, to adopt a mandatory green building law for private building, requiring most new construction be LEED Certified. In large part, as a result of that law, Montgomery is touted as the county with the most LEED building in the nation. On September 19, 2017, the County Council in Montgomery County enacted Bill 19-17 repealing the existing green building law. And the Council approved Executive Regulation 21-15 which adopts the IgCC 2012. Commencing December 1st, 2017, the new regulatory scheme expands the scope and breadth, including adoption of the IgCC 2012, to now apply to all new construction and...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildinglawupdate.com/2017/10/articles/ig...

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