Completed in September, 2011, with a retail and office floor area of over 10,000 sq.ft., this commercial building was designed to take advantage of the abundant timber available in the Kootenays. Built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver standards, highlights include: hybrid structure consisting of steel beams and columns with wood framed floors, roof and walls, demonstration green (living) roof on the front canopy, and recycled & regional material sourcing.