El Cerrito Recycling and Environmental Resource Center

El Cerrito Recycling and Environmental Resource Center

City of El Cerrito

The design-build team of Noll & Tam Architects and Pankow Special Projects LP transformed this beloved neighborhood resource into a destination built around sustainability. Structures are set in a circular plan that mimics a sundial and safely separates operations and visitors’ paths of travel. The new facility is a demonstration project for net-zero waste, restoration and regeneration.

Construction Cost: 
$3 million
Completion Date: 
April 2012