Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical GardenZoo Named Greenest in U.S.                                 

The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden received LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) for the newly opened Historic Vine Street Village.  Their Platinum certification is the highest rating awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council.  The eco-friendly village entrance complex helped make the zoo the greenest in America.

You might also want to note the outstanding "Landscaping for the Homeowner Garden Series" offered by the horticulture staff.  It runs from now through Spring, detailing everything from best shrubs to outstanding perennials and award winning annuals.