Will the facility include sustainable design features?

Yes. The facility is being designed to LEED Gold standards. In addition, the site design will include rain gardens and will preserve as many trees as possible. Other sustainable design features Include:

  • Daylight harvesting

  • Recycled and regional materials

  • High efficiency HVAC including geo-exchange ground loop system

  • LED lighting for the building and the site

  • Onsite stormwater infiltration

  • Pervious pavement

  • Natural ventilation

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1. What is the Sewer and Traffic Operations Facility?
2. What kinds of work do maintenance and operations staff perform?
3. Why does the county need a new facility to house sewer and traffic M&O staff?
4. Where will the new facility be built?
5. Will the facility include sustainable design features?
6. How large is the new facility?
7. How many county employees will work at the new facility?
8. What other amenities will the facility provide?
9. Will traffic be affected on 94th Avenue E during construction?
10. How noisy will construction of the facility be?
11. How will vehicles access the new facility?
12. What are the hours of operation for the facility?
13. I live near the site. What will I be able to see from my house or backyard?
14. How noisy will the facility be when it is in operation?