National Park Services Regional Headquarters - Omaha, Neb.
The National Park Services Regional Headquarters is a LEED® Gold certified, three-story office building. The 68,000-square-foot building contains office and meeting rooms on the upper levels and a mixture of private and public spaces on the lower level. Public areas include exhibit spaces, book store, library and public meeting rooms.
The east façade of the building features a two-tiered balcony and patio area. The recessed ground level functions as a single large flowing curve of glass and allows natural light into the building. Sustainable design elements were incorporated throughout the facility, including high efficiency HVAC systems, energy efficient lighting, sustainable roofing and the use of locally sourced and recycled materials.