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Lincoln Hall

LEED-NC Platinum

The historic Lincoln Hall, originally built in 1911 as Portland School District's Lincoln High School, is home today to PSU's thriving performing arts program. Restored and updated with environmental sustainability in mind, the historic building is the first on PSU’s campus to achieve LEED Platinum status. While the traditional brick and column façade looks much the same as it did when it was first built, step inside and you’ll notice dramatic changes.

• 2011 Historic Renovation

• $41,341 in annual energy savings

• 75% of construction waste diverted from landfill

Walk Score® ranking of 98 - Walkers' Paradise

• LEED 2009 GHG Index of 49

Key strategies include: high performance windows to maximize interior daylighting and heat transfer; a roof-top solar photovoltaic array which helps power building systems, water conserving fixtures that reduce potable water demand; and a greenscreen, or interactive dashboard, that displays building performance data in real-time.