Gallery: Clock Shadow Building Supports the Community and the Environme...

Built on a former brownfield site, the Clock Shadow Building is now a mixed-use office building that includes community wellness clinics as well as a cheese factory and an ice cream shop. Basically it's a happy factory - go see a wellness practitioner for a tuneup, grab an ice cream cone and stop by for some cheese to take with you on your way out. Designed by Continuum Architects + Planners, the four-story building is equally devoted to the environment and minimizes energy use through passive design, daylighting, geothermal energy and efficient systems. It also has a green roof that grows veggies and collects rainwater for use inside the building, which has been designed to standards of the Living Building Challenge.

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