Orange County, N.C. Plans Sustainable Jail

Orange County recently selected Moseley Architects of Charlotte, N.C., to design the new Orange County Detention Facility. The new jail aims to improve both energy efficiency and mental health care for inmates.

Prior Makes Sense of Sustainable Design in Corrections

By Torrey Sims
Beverly Prior, FAIA, LEED AP, is currently the civic and justice practice leader of San Francisco-based HMC+Beverly Prior Architects, which is a leading figure in the national architectural and justice community.

Sustainable Design in New GSA Courthouse Reduces Energy Use by 45 Percent

The new high-performance, sustainable U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) federal courthouse officially opened as city leaders, and members

New $93 Million Justice Center Breaks Ground, Designed for LEED Silver

The new South County Justice Center for the Superior Court of Tulare County broke ground in mid-February, celebrating the culmination of more than five years of planning and design.

Bridging the Gap

By Roibín Ó hÉochaidh
A new $47 million municipal courthouse and police headquarters in Niagara Falls, N.Y., was awarded LEED certification by the USGBC in December.