News Analysis

Cities Mandate LEED But Not Certification


Vol. 17, No. 6). Although the ordinances vary in scope and timeframe as well as stringency, none of them requires buildings to achieve actual LEED certification. This makes the cities responsible for examining building plans for green attributes, presenting financial and organizational challenges.

Published June 27, 2008

Wendt, A. (2008, June 27). Cities Mandate LEED But Not Certification. Retrieved from