Sustainability is development that meets the present needs without compromising future generations.
Dakota County adopted sustainable building standards. These standards provide for affordable, long-lasting and high-performance buildings. It minimizing negative impacts on people and the environment.
Sustainable county facilities
The following Dakota County facilities apply sustainability features:
Green remodeling makes a home healthy and well-designed for people and the environment. With careful planning, green remodeling can lower utility bills, reduce maintenance needs and create a healthy home. Find out more about residential sustainability.