Evoking the diversity of its region, Edson’s Yellowhead County Administration Building is a source of pride in the community.

Reflecting its industrial and agricultural roots, this LEED® Silver facility contains office space, a dramatic council chamber, meeting rooms and public gathering spaces. 

The facility isn’t just eye candy; it’s a test bed for innovative sustainable building approaches too. A pre-cursor to a net-zero structure, the Yellowhead County Administration Building boasts zero-emissions status, and features solar hot water heating as well as recycled rubber shingles.

Scope: New Construction
Completion: 2006
Size (m2): 1,831
Location: Edson, Alberta

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