Denver Green Roof Initiative

Green roofs becoming a reality in Denver's Larimer Square

Green roofs becoming a reality in Denver's Larimer Square

Nearly two years after Denver mandated that businesses install green roofs, it's becoming a reality in Larimer Square.

Denver City Council Passes Revised Green Roof Ordinance

Denver City Council Passes Revised Green Roof Ordinance

Denver City Council Votes in Favor of the Task Force Recommendations on The Green Roof Ballot Initiative and Becomes a Leader in Sustainability and Resiliency

A Revised Green Roofs Law is Heading to the Denver City Council Floor After a Bumpy Process

A Revised Green Roofs Law is Heading to the Denver City Council Floor After a Bumpy Process

Property owners will have more options without detracting from the law’s intent, including a steep fee to opt out.

Green Roof Changes Move Forward at Denver City Council

Green Roof Changes Move Forward at Denver City Council

After 27 hours of meetings, Mayor Hancock's Green Roof Initiative Task Force reached a consensus on recommended changes to the Green Roof Initiative at a Monday City Council meeting.

Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex

Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex

A Denver task force is finishing up revisions on one of the strictest green roof policies in the country. The proposed changes would give large buildings in downtown Denver more choices in how they comply with the ordinance voters approved last fall.