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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

Boehland, J. (2006, July 9). McDonald's Achieves LEED Gold. Retrieved from

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