Elm Place, Cathedral Square’s new 30-unit building in Milton and the first multifamily passive house certified building in Vermont, received three awards at the Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) annual Passive Projects Competition!  Awards were announced at the 2017 North American Passive House Conference in Seattle, WA.  Projects were judged on their strength in multiple categories including: energy performance, design, craftsmanship, use of healthy materials, level of difficulty for the given climate/site, and cost effectiveness of the affordable projects.  Elm Place was awarded Best Overall ProjectBest Multifamily Project, and also received an Honorable Mention Award in the Affordable Project Category.  More information about the awards and other category winners can be found here on Green Building & Design.