Environmental, Social & Governance

Building Preservation
Preservation of historical integrity during renovations – Concord Historical Commission awarded Linear the 2018 Concord Preservation Award for the renovation of Friend Block
Renewable Energy & LED Lighting
Energy efficiency in LED lighting on facade, parking lots and pylon signs. Solar panels as allowed, upgraded insulation to meet energy codes
Rising Sea Level
Elevation of new building mechanicals to address flood plans in areas like East Boston and others
Rain Gardens
Sensitive to ground water pollution and waste, rain gardens installed at various centers and storm water management systems in place
Wetlands and River Conservation
Aquifer preservation in a number of properties including Burlington, Cape Cod, North Andover, Smithfield, Westborough, Smithfield
Water Usage
Installation of low flow toilets, replacing paper towel dispensers with air dryers in bathrooms