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Park Hill Support Services Center Receives Capstone Award

The Park Hill Support Services Center and Transportation Center received a 2021 Capstone Award from the Kansas City Business Journal for Sustainability. Designed to achieve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification, the Support Services Center and Transportation Center provide a streamlined and productive workplace for district faculty, while minimizing environmental impact.

The Kansas City Business Journal’s Capstone Awards recognize projects completed throughout the Kansas City Metro. We’re proud to have provided site design services for the award-winning project, creating an environmentally conscious facility for the Park Hill School District.

While we work to design all of our projects sustainably, those working on this project had a goal to achieve LEED certification, which is a rating system that evaluates the impact of a building’s design and construction on the environment.

Many factors go into the LEED certification of a building. Our firm assisted with a component of the LEED certification for this building through our site design services, incorporating ways to maximize things like rainwater and storm water retention.

“A lot of what we do day-to-day focuses on maximizing storm water usage, not wasting water,” Project Manager Jim Anderson, PE, said. “It’s an honor to win [the award].”

For this project, our firm’s design accounted for the following assessments on the LEED Certification Review Report: