Going Green

The Classic Center Green Information


The Classic Center remains committed to our “green initiative” to operate our facilities in the most energy efficient manner possible and to utilize green products and services when appropriate.

Water Conservation

Water conservation is the use of low flow faucets, hands-free motion sensor faucets for high-volume restrooms and outdoor computerized irrigation systems.

The Classic Center is the proud recipient of the 2018 Leadership in Water Conservation Award for Business highlighting a project that would reduce our water use by 1.1 million gallons per year.  

Water Conservation Award Logo

Recycling Program


The Recycling Program is committed to a staff and visitor program including cardboard, paper, plastic, glass, aluminum, toner cartridges, wooden pallets, and electronics. 

Energy Efficiency


Energy efficiency is energy audits conducted by Georgia Power, LED interior and exterior lighting throughout the facility with occupancy sensor lighting controls, building climate control systems programmed hourly based on occupancy, and solar harvesting. Check out our real-time solar harvesting data here

Urban Location


Urban area location planned to encourage pedestrian access to retail, entertainment, lodging, and restaurants, and to provide alternative transportation choices over automobiles.

Monitoring Indoor Air Quality


We have a 100% smoke free facility, through the use of pleated air filters with regular replacement, and energy saving heat recovery units for fresh air capture.

Tree Canopy


Tree Canopy is a facility property established with dozens of mature trees within the landscape design contributing to the reduction of carbon dioxide pollutants, storm water run-off control and soil infiltration, and providing a pleasing sense of space and place.

Green Meetings Approved


The Classic Center received recognition as a Green Meetings Site by ConventionSouth. Meeting planners can feel confident that Green Meetings Approved by ConventionSouth cities, hotels and facilities conserve energy and fuel, reduce product use, reuse products, recycle products and use local products when available. And, Green Meetings Approved by ConventionSouth cities, hotels and facilities can assist groups to reduce their carbon footprint on the destination while in town for the meeting.
Green Meetings Certified