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Presidio Talk: What’s Old is Green – Sustainability and Historic Rehabilitation in the 21st Century
Building 1808, former nurses' quarters, with beige colored brick siding and white columns.
While “green building” has typically applied to new construction, the Presidio is demonstrating that historic rehabilitation and green building practices are natural partners. Join the Presidio Trust’s Chandler McCoy and Jeanne Miernyk to learn about recent park projects that celebrate both history and the environment, including efforts that have received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.
The talk will place significant focus on the Presidio's Public Health Service District, which recently became the first fully certified LEED ND (Neighborhood Development) project, and the first project in the country to earn the LEED credit for Historic Resource Preservation and Adaptive Reuse.
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About the Speakers
Chandler McCoy is the Associate Director for Planning & Design at the Presidio Trust and has been involved with managing both landscape and building rehabilitation projects at the Presidio for the last 14 years. He is a registered architect and LEED accredited professional.
Jeanne Miernyk is a project manager for the Presidio Trust and been a key team member on several LEED-certified park projects, including the Public Health Service District. She is a LEED accredited professional.
Welcome to the Presidio Exhibit
This program is part of the exhibit Welcome to the Presidio: Milestones + The Next Chapter. The free public exhibit shows visitors a glimpse of the Presidio's past, present, and future.
When & Where
Starts: 5/15/2013 7:00 PM
Ends: 5/15/2013 9:00 PM
(Main Post )
103 Montgomery Street


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