- Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -

LEED Gold Potrero Launch Building to Revitalize San Francisco’s Dogpatch Neighborhood

Posted By Inhabitat On December 30, 2011 @ 11:00 am In Architecture,Design,Green Building,San Francisco,Urban design | No Comments

San Francisco’s Dogpatch [2] neighborhood is experiencing a renaissance, and the Potrero Launch [3] is a new residential building that will be a landmark part of the revitalization efforts. Scheduled for completion this summer, this $80 million LEED Gold [4]project, built on a former brownfield site, is bringing over 150 jobs to the neighborhood, a much-needed community daycare facility, and 196 residential lofts — twenty percent of which will be offered at affordable rates for working families. Check out a video of the project above.

+ Center for Creative Land Recycling [5]

The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat [6]? Send us a tip by following this link [6]. Remember to follow our instructions [6] carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!


Article printed from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com

URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/the-dogpatch/

URLs in this post:

[1] http://www.vimeo.com/33570273: http://www.vimeo.com/33570273

[2] Dogpatch: http://pier70sf.org/dogpatch/dogpatch_history.htm

[3] Potrero Launch: http://vimeo.com/33570273

[4] LEED Gold : http://www.usgbc.org/DisplayPage.aspx?CMSPageID=222

[5] + Center for Creative Land Recycling: http://www.cclr.org/

[6] see your story on Inhabitat: http://inhabitat.com/submit-story

Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.