Living Building Challenge Is Topic

May 14th, 2015

Melissa Arminio Kops of Centerbrook Architects will give an illustrated presentation on the Living Building Challenge (LBC) on Thursday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Sierra Club Greater Hartford Group in West Hartford. For complete details visit

The built environment's most rigorous performance standard, LBC requires projects to meet a series of ambitious performance goals over a minimum of twelve months of continuous occupancy.

A Centerbrook Associate, Kops is both a LEED and a Living Future accredited professional as well as LBC Ambassador. She earned her Masters of Architecture Degree from Rhode Island School of Design and has worked on a number of sustainable projects, including the Center for Innovation at the South Kent School and a co-housing development, both in Connecticut. She recently wrote about LBC in the Millrace, the Centerbrook blog.