Hiawatha Maintenance Facility
The Hiawatha Maintenance Facility meets key guidelines for energy savings, efficiency and reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, making it one of the greenest buildings in the state and the greenest garage facility in the country. It is located on a nine (9) acre site and is comprised of approximately 33,000 sq. ft. of office/staff space and 25,000 sq. ft. of shop space. The new facility houses the city’s equipment and materials for street and bridge maintenance and for paving and sewer construction. The grounds also include 250,000 square feet of yard space.
LEED® Platinum Certification
2010 - Top Project by Finance & Commerce
2010 - Project of the Year Award from the Minnesota Chapter of American Public Works Association
2010 - Exceptional New Building
2011 - Reconstruction Award from Building Design + Construction
2012 - EcoBlend Award in the New Commercial Building category