29 May '11, 6pm

Super cool! Post Office Plants 2.5 Acre Park With Green Roof : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Super cool! Post Office Plants 2.5 Acre Park With Green Roof : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Perched above the seventh floor of this 1933 historic landmark on 9th Avenue and 30th Street, the green roof is the largest in New York City. The solid old structure supported the soil and plants which not all contemporary buildings can handle, though it took a couple years to get permits. Instead of replacing the roof in 2007, Elizabeth Kennedy Landscape Architects were subcontracted to design the space with low-maintenance vegetation in line with sustainable policies. The plan should last 50 years -- twice as long as conventional roofing.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2009/07/post-office-plant...

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