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Update to Town's Green Building Ordinance

Post Date:07/13/2017
news_img1.jpgThe Town of Portola Valley recently amended its Green Building Ordinance to “enhance the public health and welfare by promoting the environmental health of the town through the incorporation of green building practices in the design, construction, maintenance, operation and deconstruction of buildings and other site development.” This ordinance goes into effect August 15, 2017, and is directed at all new and remodel construction. Following the Build It Green Checklist, applicants are required to meet specific point thresholds based on the size of the project (as well as additional requirements based on project type).

Please review the Green Building Ordinance and Summary of Requirements for details on the amendments.
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