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Add the following language as a second paragraph "For spaces with mechanical exhaust, test and confirm proper operation of the exhaust systems as outlined in the current facilities requirements and operations and maintenance plan."

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Replace section with that of the supplementary document.

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Replace the text of the first bullet with the following:Employ permanent entryway systems at least 10 feet long in the primarydirection of travel to capture dirt and particulates entering the building atregularly used exterior entryways. Acceptable entryway systems includepermanently installed grates, grills and slotted systems that allow... Read more

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Add the following titles to Option 1 and Option 2:

Option 1. Sky Glow Measurement
Option 2. Limit Sky Glow

Revise the language under Option 2 to read as follows:

A minimum of 70% of the street lighting in the city or community should meet the requirements of Section 9. Recommendations on sky glow... Read more

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Add showers and kitchen sinks to the list of fixtures:
"Calculations are based on estimated occupant usage and must include only the following fixtures and fixture fittings (as applicable to the project scope): water closets, urinals, lavatory faucets, showers, kitchen sink faucets and pre-rinse spray valves. Fixtures used for clinical use... Read more

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In the next to last row of the table, add "%" between "30" and "or less"

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Remove the extra "s" in "isssued"

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We have a client thats going through a TI remodel in a building thats a LEED Core+Shell certified building. One of the questions we are trying to figure out is are there things we need to be doing to not imperil the building's certification. 

I think the answer is that the landlord had to write tenant guidelines at the time of... Read more

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Hi all,

Passing on a message from Julia Siple at AIA who is conducting a series of focus groups related to the AIA 2030 Commitment's DDx platform. You may have already received this from other channels but I thought I'd post here as well in case it got missed. They are looking for more participants in the morning and lunchtime (lunch... Read more

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For those at Islandwood for the Summer Summit this week, we have this post-Summit meeting opportunity with James Connelly and Kathleen Smith from ILFI. This is one in a series of "Living Building Leaders" meetings, at which architects who support LBC get to collaborate with ILFI on how scale up LBC adoption.

Here's the agenda for this... Read more

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Hi everyone,

As part of our monthly SDLS call yesterday, we looked through the 2020 SD Leaders Winter Summit Report. To help paint an even fuller picture of what was covered at that summit, here are slides from many of the 5-minute presentations.

As a note: we have permission from these presenters to share their slides within the... Read more

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In Table 2, revise the T60 value for Office Building Open Plan Office with Sound Masking to read as "

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Hi - We have some projects within reasonable reach of ILFI's Zero Carbon Certification, which will require purchasing some off-site renewable energy. As a State Building Code Council member, I'm also eyeing the Zero Code which we will seriously consider in the next 12 months; this also requires a purchase of off-site renewable energy. 

I... Read more