Design is only the first step: policy and procedures are needed to ensure your community’s path to sustainability. Policy aligns everyone’s intentions with clear goals and expectations, procedures spell out practical steps to achieve them. blueandyellow has experience crafting policy and procedures for many aspects of community operations, such as:

  • integrated design process
  • green building design guidelines
  • construction waste management
  • community recycling
  • efficient energy use
  • equipment and appliance selection
  • lighting recommendations
  • efficient water use
  • landscaping
  • night sky compliance
  • site protection – flora and fauna
  • animal and plant rescue prior to site work
  • integrated pest management
  • transportation