Green & Main Sustainable Renovation Workshop #2

Friday, March 11th, 2011

The Wallace House, 756 16th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314

9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Lunch is provided)

Center on Sustainable Communities (COSC) and Green & Main present a green building series on sustainable renovation. This six-part workshop series will cover the steps needed to renovate an existing building, particularly one with historic significance, in an energy efficient, sustainable and durable manner.

The second workshop will cover:

– Planning & Design (Floor plans, electrical/mechanical plans, etc.)

– Historic Preservation Considerations

– Financing (Bank Lending, Federal and State Grants, State Historic Tax Credits)

Please visit the COSC website to register or contact Leslie Berckes (COSC Program & Development Coordinator) directly at or 515-707-2787.