The SEC serves as a resource to the School Building Committee as that group plans for the future of Hardy, Hunnewell and Upham Elementary Schools. The links below connect to a sample of SEC documents related to sustainable buildings.
Draft Sustainable Building Guidelines
The Sustainable Energy Committee, in consultation with the Facilities Management Department, is developing Sustainable Building Guidelines to inform municipal building projects and private development on Town-owned land. The SEC will soon present these Draft Guidelines to boards, committees and departments across Town for discussion and feedback.
Position Paper on the HHU Project (PDF)
The “Position Paper on the Hunnewell Hardy Upham Project (“HHU”)” provides recommendations to the School Committee and to the HHU School Building Committee regarding sustainability-related facets of the project, with particular attention to the Feasibility Study phase.Link to page
Matrix of Sustainable Site Criteria (XLSX)
The “Matrix of Sustainable Site Criteria” includes sustainability-related questions for the HHU Feasibility Study (sheet 1) and a summary of sustainability-related, site-selection criteria from the Center for High Performance Schools (CHPS), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and Envision programs (sheet 2).Link to page
Presentaton to Special Town Meeting 6.5.18
The Sustainable Energy Committee prepared a presentation supporting a sustainable approach to the Hunnewell School Project.Link to page
FMD's Green Cleaning Award
Sustainability pertains to the operation of buildings, as well as to their planning and construction. Read about FMD's recent award for their innovative, sustainable approach to cleaning Wellesley's municipal buildings.Link to page