Green From the Ground Up

Green From the Ground Up

10.19.10

The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center (MCSC), a non-profit sailing organization on Lake Michigan's waterfront, has raised the bar for sustainable design among community organizations. The organization's new two-story facility, designed by HGA Architects and Engineers (HGA), Milwaukee, utilizes a geothermal heating and cooling system and incorporates green building design and construction materials into its new lakeshore home. According to one newspaper reporter, MCSC sets a "high standard for environmental stewardship on the shores of Lake Michig