Green building

Information on green building in the City of Minneapolis.

Building for the future

  • Across the country (and world) buildings are being constructed now that meet the criteria for net zero homes.
    Net Zero Home Criteria (PDF)
  • If you are building or remodeling your home, look for universal design ideas to make it easier to live in - now and as you grow old.
    Universal Design (PDF)

Sustainable building practices

Construction Code Services supports sustainable building practices on many levels. We recognize the need to support and promote Green technologies as an increasingly important part of our building future.

Construction Code Services has procedures for reviewing alternative building methods not found in the building code. We are here to help you build Green. Several staff members have attained Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accreditation.

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Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 320
Minneapolis, MN 55415