Green Roof Industry Grows by 10 Percent in 2013 & Washington DC is #1
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, the green roof and wall industry association announces a 10 percent growth rate for green roofs in 2013 in its Annual Green Roof Industry Survey. The Washington DC area saw the most green roofs installed.
Green Roof Task Force Organized in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Following the Grand Rapids Green Roof Market Development Symposium on March 27th, a Green Roof Task Force with local stakeholders has been established to deliver policy recommendations to the City of Grand Rapids by the end of 2014.
WGIN Publishes & Releases Green Cities in the World Book
The World Green Infrastructure Network (WGIN) has published a book called Green Cities in the World. The publication has 16 chapters and 25 national stories.
Exploring Connections Between Green Infrastructure & Health
On Earth Day, Green Roofs for Healthy Cities has released a report on the many positive connections between living green infrastructure and health, and our ability to plan and build community for sustainability.
New Luxury Rental Warren at York in Jersey City Boasts Green Roof
A newly constructed luxury rental Warren at York opened in Jersey City over the April 6th weekend. Not only does the roof offer spectacular views of New York City, the facility also is one of a few new buildings with a green roof.