Dow Center for Youth
Location: Sarnia, ON
Size: 14 000 sf
Year Completed: 2009
Description: This new community centre for youth was designed to serve two different Canadian youth organizations, so it has two distinct wings which share a common courtyard. It is a LEED silver building. Natural materials were used in the construction and in the interior finishes.
"The fact that the Dow Centre met its sustainability goals while coming in 10% under budget should encourage others to aim for high energy and environmental performance for their new buildings." -HPNC Read more here
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