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LEED BD+C: Schools | v2 - Schools 2007

Alternative transportation - bicycle use

SSc4.2 | Possible 1 point


Reduce pollution and/or land development impacts from individual automobile use.


Provide secure bicycle racks and/or storage (within 200 yards of a building entrance) for 5% or more of all building staff and students above third grade level (measured at peak periods).


Provide shower and changing facilities in the building, or within 200 yards of a building entrance, for 0.5% of Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) staff.


Provide dedicated bike lanes that extend at least to the end of the school property in 2 or more different directions, ensuring that bike lanes have no barriers on school property (i.e. fences).

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