Certified Project

Project Detail

Davie, Town of

Davie, Town of

Address:
6591 Orange Drive
Davie, FL 33314
Type:
Local Government
Status:
Certified
Certification Date:
June 29, 2011
Certification Level:
Silver
Certification Score:
22
Certification Version:
1
Registration Date:
August 27, 2007
Submittal Date:
March 28, 2011
Project Contact:
Lise Bazinet
Project Contact Phone:
954-797-1180
Website:
http://www.davie-fl.gov

Company

Name:
Town of Davie
Address:
6591 Orange Drive
Davie, FL 33314
Phone:
954-797-1180
Website:
http://www.davie-fl.gov

Property

New/Existing:
New
Project Population:
75720
Affordable Housing:
No

Certification Review

Evaluator:
Jeremy Nelson

Green Achievements

  • Development of a local government energy reduction plan
  • Development of a local government hazardous waste reduction plan and became a partner in the EPA waste wise program
  • Implemented the FDOT “12 Steps Towards Walkable Communities” into planning processes
  • Requires mitigation for consumption of natural habitat or resources
  • Regulates impervious parking surfaces
  • Enacted a rain sensor ordinance applicable to all functioning automatic irrigation systems
  • Enacted a landscaping ordinance for new construction
  • Developed a partnership with the tourism department to promote eco-tourism
  • Developed a historic preservation ordinance
  • Provides C&D separation for recycling at landfill, offers recycled paint back to the community, and offers recycling collection to multi-family dwellings
  • Participates in the Cities for Climate Protection Campaign and become a Tree City USA
  • Certified the community under the National Wildlife Federation Wildlife Habitat program
  • Purchase of alternative fuel vehicles
  • Utilize alternative fuel vehicles or bicycle patrol for urban and neighborhood areas
  • Maintains an office, person or group to coordinate future green activities
  • Enacted green landscaping practices for government buildings and applies Florida Friendly Landscape Principles at public amenities
  • Offer incentives to create organic farms or sustainable, water-efficient agriculture
  • Maintains organic community gardens and operates an environmental demonstration/learning center
  • Provide green building education to industry professionals and community residents
  • Adopted FGBC or LEED green building standards as official green standards for the Town
  • Firing ranges utilize non-lead bullets or trap and collect fragments
  • Police are trained in crime prevention through environmental design
  • Became an Energy Star ally
  • Offers energy audits and established a utility rate structure based on consumption
  • Implemented energy efficient lighting and controls for outdoor courts, parks and playfields
  • Established an end-of-life recycling program for computer equipment
  • Provide air quality index and water quality test results to the community via the Davie website
  • Provides public transportation route searching and alternative commuting information on the community website

Green Team Contacts

Coordinator

Lise Bazinet
Town of Davie
6591 Orange Drive, Town of Davie, Davie, FL 33314
Phone: 954-797-1180
http://www.davie-fl.gov