Warroad Land Port of Entry

Outbound inspection canopy looking east

Site in Minnesota, on the border of the United States and Canada

The U.S. Land Port of Entry in Warrod, Minn., may receive LEED Silver certification for its green strategies, including setting the facility back within a wooded lot to block winter winds, capturing rainwater, and installing solar light tubes.

The exterior cedar siding is finished in a black stain, while the underside of exterior canopies and the interior ceilings of public and office space are finished in a natural stain.

Public and inspection areas are defined by natural stained cedar.

Wall section integrates crash barrier, bullet resistance, solar shading and back ventilated wall cavity

Public lobby and officer work area. All millwork is made from reclaimed cutoffs from the exterior siding.

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