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  • July 14, 2009

    Gunpowder Falls State Park Project Achieves LEED Silver Certification

    GWWO is pleased to announce that the Hammerman Area Services building within Gunpowder Falls State Park has achieved LEED Silver Certification bestowed by the US Green Building Council. The facility, which opened in 2007 and houses concessions and comfort facilities to serve the site's many visitors, incorporates rainwater collection and reuse, ground source heating and cooling, recycled and recyclable construction materials, passive systems for light and ventilation, and the reintroduction of native species to the site, among other sustainable features.