$10 – $30

USGBC Iowa Sustainable Community Bike Tour

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Pigott, Inc.

3815 Ingersoll Ave

Des Moines, IA

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Don't miss the opportunity to get outside and learning more about the LEED rating system as they relate to the specific buildings and their features.

The tour will focus on learning more about the eight LEED rating categories as they relate to our six tour sites. USGBC Iowa members and design professionals will provide information about the buildings to guide the participants in learning more about the LEED rating system as they relate to the specific buildings and their features.

• Get to know your city! Experience the benefits of sustainable design.
• Learn how to tune up your bike/ riding safety.
• Explore the LEED certification process and levels of certification.
• Distinguish the 7 impact categories which are the guiding principles to the LEED rating system.
• View (primarily exteriors of) incredible, green-built, local buildings and sites.

Bikers will start and finish at our host site: Pigott Inc. 3815 Ingersoll.

Items to bring: Bike, helmet, tennis shoes, water (16+ oz. recommended), ID.

Schedule/Agenda:

10:00 – 10:15AM Riders check-in & Welcome from USGBC Iowa
10:15 – 10:30AM Des Moines Bike Collective presents bike tune-up
10:30 - 12:00PM Bike tour - Tour stops include:

  • Drake University Hubbell Dining Hall
  • Sprout Garden/Des Moines Urban Youth Learning Garden
  • Drake Park Community Garden
  • Green & Main
  • Holistic Women’s Center

12:00 – 12:30PM Refreshments and Closing Remarks at Pigott, Inc. patio



Sponsors:

Hosting sponsor: Pigott

Tour partner: Des Moines Bike Collective


Sponsorships for this event are available. Please contact Korinne about these opportunities: KHaeffel@usgbc.org

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3815 Ingersoll Ave

Des Moines, IA

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