Case
Study

72

Points
Project Name
Iron Horse-14th St Apts
Address
1801 14th St, Oakland, CA
Project Owner/Developer
Bridge Housing
Year Completed
2009
Landscape Size
9077 square feet
Grounds Open To Public?
No
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
72 points
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
  • 100% of compost and mulch used was produced from local recycled plant waste
  • Deciduous trees planted to shade south-to-southwest sides of building
  • High efficiency irrigation system includes drip and bubbler emitters and weather-based, smart controllers, use of reclaimed water.
  • Turf is less than 25% of the landscaped area
  • Stormwater runoff directed to streetside bioswales to naturally filter and percolate rainwater into the water table; hardscape (except driveway) drains to landscaped areas
  • At least 50% of landscape construction waste was diverted from landfill
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