Planning & BuildingJames A. Bergman
On August 28, 2012, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors adopted the County's first Green Building Ordinance chapter of the Title 19 Building and Construction Ordinance. The Green Building Ordinance highlights ways to reduce energy consumption, improve indoor air quality, conserve resources, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. You may read the adopted plan here.
View a video about the American Institute of Architects 2030 Commitment for the central coast chapter in which architects, designers, and associates talk about creating an environmentally healthy future.
As of Jan 3, 2011, the new Cal Green Codes will be in effect. Please visit the California Building Standards Commission website for updates and news concerning the Cal Green Codes.