The following information was sent to us by Jimenez Brownwyn:
A newcomer whose dedication to the environment, community and neighborhood history are ever present throughout the concept and its Local Craft American cuisine, Walker’s Grille located on 6909 Metro Park Drive, Alexandria.
The Grille became the recent award winner of the coveted LEED Gold Certification Award by the U.S. Green Building Council later February. Just as significant, Walker’s Grille is the first reported restaurant recipient of the award in the County of Fairfax and Commonwealth of Virginia.
The award represents Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.
The Award, "Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design," is highly sought after and the timing of the award is perfect in light of Virginia's current energy and policies and those that the State is looking to pass to ensure a more "green" future.