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Hillsboro library prioritizes energy efficiency

The City of Hillsboro manages over one million square feet of building space, including the Hillsboro Brookwood Library, where a high-efficiency water heater was recently installed. The City of Hillsboro Facilities Department manages roughly one million square feet of real estate, including fire and police stations, libraries, a large civic center and recreation complex, public works facilities, and more. David Cobos, an HVAC technician who has worked for the city more than five years, helps maintain those buildings. “We go wherever the work is,” he says. “The HVAC team not only replaces or repairs standard heating and cooling equipment, but also servi...

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