City of Chandler - Expedited Plan Review for Green Buildings (Arizona)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Chandler - Expedited Plan Review for Green Buildings|
|Incentive Type||Green Building Incentive|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Schools|
|Eligible Technologies||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Biomass, Daylighting, Passive Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Small Hydroelectric, Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Wind|
|Energy Category|| Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
|Program Administrator||City of Chandler|
The mayor and city council of Chandler, AZ adopted Resolution 4199 in June 2008, establishing incentives for green building in the private sector. Permit applications for buildings registered with the US Green Building Council's (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for New Construction, Core and Shell, Commercial Interiors or Schools, which are pursuing a certification level of Silver or higher will be granted an expedited plan review from the city. To be eligible, project teams must also include a LEED Accredited Professional or hire a consultant with such qualifications. Projects must also submit a LEED checklist showing which LEED points are being pursued and applicants must sign an agreement stating that projects will be built as indicated in the approved site plan. Additional requirements must also be met and are fully described in the program guidelines above.
Participating projects will also receive recognition from the city in the form of yard and window signs, and will have a chance to receive the Chandler Architectural Excellence Award in the Green Building category.
|Contact Name||David de la Torre, AICP|
|Department||City of Chandler|
|Address||215 E. Buffalo Street|
|Phone|| (480) 782-3059
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||City Council Resolution 4199|
|Date Enacted|| 2008-06-26
|Authority 2:|| Program Guidelines (Exhibit A)
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.