Salinas Community Center
940 North Main Street, Salinas, CA 93906
Registration 1:00 – 1:30 PM
Session 1 1:30 – 2:30 PM
LEED / Green Building
Sharon Sarris, Principal, Greenfuse Energy, LEED AP
Oona Gabersek, Bellinger Foster Steinmetz Landscape Architecture; LEED AP
Keith Severson, Marketing Services Manager, Graniterock; LEED AP
Presentation about the newest U.S. Green Building Council LEED-NC Version 3.0 system as it applies to public works and how it is changing traditional design and construction practices. Discussion on how public agencies can become greener in applying their standards.
Session 2 2:45 – 3:45 PM
Project Delivery/Design Build
Cheri Love, Attorney, PubliConstruction Law
Rodney Jenny, Vice-President, Graniterock/Pavex Construction Division.
Paavo Ogren, Director, San Luis Obispo County Public Works Dept
This session will present the latest in alternative means of project delivery including design/build. Examples discussed include the wastewater treatment and sewer collection system proposed for the Los Osos Community.
Session 3 4:00 – 5:15 PM
Overview of New/Emerging RWQCB Regulations
Roger Briggs, Executive Officer, Central Coast RWQCB (Region 3)
Darla Inglis, Central Coast Low Impact Development Center
Jerry Bunin, Governmental Affairs Director, Central Coast Home Building Assoc.
Discussion and overview of the current and emerging regulations administered by the State Water Boards, in particular, Region 3. Presenters will also discuss issues and benefits of new regulations including hydromodification and proposed General Permit for Construction Discharge.