Posts Tagged ‘ green roofs ’

Landscaper wants more green roofs in Bridgeport

Dec 10th, 2011 | By

Plant-covered roofs, known for their environmental and energy- saving benefits, are common in parts of Europe and are spreading in major cities like Philadelphia and Chicago. One Bridgeport native is hoping they will become a common sight in his city as well. For more on this story, visit: Landscaper wants more green roofs in Bridgeport

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NYC releases green infrastructure plan

Oct 2nd, 2010 | By

‘Cleaning up New York City’s rivers, creeks, and coastal waters has been a top priority,’ writes New York City Mayor Michael R. Boomberg in the beginning of the report, ‘and the pace of progress has increased dramatically over the past several years.’

The NYC Green Infrastructure Plan continues the implementation of PlaNYC, not only by improving water quality, but by helping the City achieve cleaner air and greener streets.