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

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, Davie, FL 33314
Phone: 954-797-1180