MILWAUKEE — The first casino hotel to achieve LEED Gold certification in the state of Wisconsin, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, placed priority one on its sustainability efforts, and the goal was to become one of the premier sustainable developments in Milwaukee. The hotel at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino opened in August 2014 and announced its LEED Gold Certification on Earth Day 2015.
Potawatomi Hotel, Casino hits LEED Gold jackpot
The LEED rating system was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council From the time ground was broken, priority was placed on sustainability efforts Partners in the effort included design firm Cuningham Group Architecture, Inc., the construction management team of Greenfire Management Services and the Gilbane Construction Co., and the engineering firm exp U.S. Services Inc. The hotel, which opened in the summer of 2014, features 381 rooms