Ottawa's Glebe Association Expresses Desire for Green Roof
Board members of the Ottawa Glebe Community Association expressed disappointment that an idea to green the roof of the proposed Second Avenue parking garage has been dismissed by the city.
GRHC Congratulates the 2013 Graduating Class of GRPs
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC) congratulates the 88 industry leaders who became Green Roof Professionals in 2013. GRP accreditation is the green roof industry standard for excellence in design, installation and maintenance.
Philadelphia's Andrew Jackson School Gets a Green Garden
Hundreds attended the Green Roof Garden Fall Festival at Andrew Jackson School in Philadelphia.The highlight of the event was the unveiling and ribbon-cutting of an empty roof space that has been converted into a functional roof garden.
Brooklyn Middle School Students' Green Roof Idea Wins Scholarship
The students at Peter Rouget Middle School in Brooklyn won the Solve for Tomorrow contest for their class project. Looking for a solution to stormwater, the students experiments suggested a green roof would soak up the most water.
2014 Int'l Roofing Expo to Offer Educational Conference Program
Roofing professionals seeking an educational program that addresses emerging techniques, issues and trends, should register to attend the 2014 International Roofing Expo, February 26-28, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.