Installation of construction fencing for new Eco-Commons to begin 9/23


Jeremiah Young

Landscape Project Manager

Georgia Institute of Technology | Facilities Design & Construction



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Construction fencing will go up for the initial phase of new Eco-Commons

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Construction fencing will go up on 9/23 to begin the initial phase of Eco-Commons project.

  • Eco-Commons Plan Eco-Commons Plan

Construction fencing will go up on 9/23 to begin the initial phase of the Eco-Commons plan.

The Eco-Commons concept plan embeds a rich landscape experience into Georgia Tech’s existing campus fabric. The proposed design aims to meet the ambitious goals of the Georgia Tech campus Landscape Master Plan, which include reducing campus stormwater by 50%, achieving 75% tree canopy coverage, increasing woodland acreage by 40%, and expanding tree biomass carbon storage capacity by 20%.   The Eco-Commons plan also embraces a sustainability strategy that enhances biodiversity and emphasizes the pedestrian experience, while providing universal access to both existing and proposed buildings around the project site.   


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Facilities-Notices, eco-commons
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  • Created On: Sep 18, 2019 - 10:40am
  • Last Updated: Sep 18, 2019 - 11:14am