31 Oct '11, 8pm

Ghostly Green: Long Island Cemetery Building Seeking LEED Silver: via @gbNYC #greenbuilding

Ghostly Green: Long Island Cemetery Building Seeking LEED Silver: via @gbNYC #greenbuilding

Today is the perfect day for us to note the new LEED Silver-hopeful Welcoming and Information Center at the St. Charles Resurrection Cemetery in Farmingdale, New York. The 22,400-square-foot building was completed earlier this year and designed by Patchogue, Long Island-based BBS Architects & Engineers in the style of Frank Lloyd Wright. Recently, the project received the 2011 Jeffrey J. Zogg Build New York Award . The Zogg Award recognizes excellence in design and construction and promotes contributions from the building industry to the economy and development of New York State. “The new Welcoming and Information Center is one of the most architecturally attractive and environmentally responsible cemetery facilities both in the Greater New York area and nationwide,” said Randy Van Yahres, Catholic Cemeteries director of Facilities and Planning. BBS’s design aimed to integ...

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