Map to Headquarters
Printable Locator Map
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20191-3404
Phone Number: 703-435-6530
Hours: Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Walker Nature Education Center & Nature House
Details, Hours, More Information
11450 Glade Drive, Reston, VA 20191
Hours of Operation:
Monday and Wednesday. – Fridays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday 1 - 4p.m.
CLOSED to public on Tuesdays
CLOSED to public on RA holidays
Central Services Facility
Recreational Vehicle Central Park
12250 Sunset Hills Road
Reston, VA 20190-3230
Phone: (703) 437-7658
Fax: (703) 435-6555
About the Headquarters
After more than 40 years at the 1930 Isaac Newton Square location, the Reston Association (RA) signed a 12-year lease for space located at 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive, in the Reston Corner office complex and moved in late July 2010.
How Does a Building Receive LEED Certification?
A third party certified by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) uses a seven category rating system - Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, Energy & Atmosphere, Materials & Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality, Innovation & Design Process, and Regional Priority Credits
LEED points are awarded on a 100-point scale, and credits are weighted to reflect their potential environmental impact The 2009 USGBC Scale is as follows:
RA anticipates its Headquarters to become LEED Silver Certified
Why Build Green?
RA’s Mission Statement: To preserve and enhance the Reston community through outstanding leadership, service, and stewardship of our resources.
In the U.S, people spend on average 90% or more of their time indoors*
Buildings consume 40% of the energy produced in the United States**
Building occupants are responsible for 13% of the water consumption in the United States**
Buildings are create 39% of the carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S.**
LEED-certified buildings have better indoor air quality than a typical building
There are more environmentally sound materials used than a typical construction site
*Source: The Total Exposure Assessment Methodology (TEAM) Study EPA 600/S6-87/002. U.S Environmental Protection Agency. 1987
**Source: United States Green Building Council