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McDonald's Achieves LEED Gold

A McDonald’s restaurant in Savannah, Georgia, has achieved a Gold rating in the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED® rating system for Core and Shell (LEED-CS) development. Designed by Adams + Associates Architecture in Mooresville, North Carolina, and developed by Melaver, Inc., the first-ever LEED-certified McDonald’s features bike racks, porous paving, daylighting, and wood certified according to Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standards.

Published July 9, 2006

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