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Liaison Jamey Pavey
Submission Date Jan. 25, 2011
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Earlham College
PAE-3: Physical Campus Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Dick Smith
Vice President for Financial Affairs
Financial Affairs
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Does the institution's physical campus plan include sustainability at a high level?:

A brief description of how the physical campus plan or amendment includes sustainability:

1: site and design new buildings to maximize winter solar gain and minimize summer solar gain...etc.
2: Seek LEED or similar certification for buildings- remodeled and new buildings.
3: Evaluate full costs of new buildings and renovations over entire life cycle rather than initial costs.
4: Increase use of native plant species in landscaping.
5: Explore alternative energy sources - use Earlham land.
6: Decrease vehicle circulation on campus, consider effects of noise pollution from trucks and mechanical systems.
7: Reduce storm water run off - integrate with landscaping.
8: Increase proportion of construction waste that is recycled.

The year the physical campus plan was developed or adopted:

The website URL where the physical campus plan is available:
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