Land Use

Campus Sustainability Office - What we are doing

Academic architecture is in fact a kind of crystallized pedagogy.

                 ~ David Orr~

The University’s Land Use Planning Policy addresses land use planning, landscape design and construction, grounds maintenance, cleaning practices, and new building construction projects.  The policy aims to reduce and eventually eliminate negative impacts associated with these practices.

The University’s Physical Plant (responsible for landscaping, grounds maintenance, and cleaning) and the University of Winnipeg Community Renewal Corporation (responsible for new building projects) take a leading role in helping the University meet these goals. 

Since 2005, the University: