ParkSmart certifies sustainable parking structure design and operation.
Parksmart is a certification program for new and existing parking facilities that reduce environment impact, increase energy efficiency, manage space well, and encourage alternative transportation options. The assessment focuses on four categories – Management, Programs, Technology and Structure Design, and Innovation. New construction can be rated Bronze (110-134 points), Silver (135-159 points), or Gold (160+ points). Existing structures can achieve a rating of Pioneer (90+ points).