Vancouver

6 Top-Notch Cities That Got Green Infrastructure Right

6 Top-Notch Cities That Got Green Infrastructure Right

Cities all over the world are keeping the future of the planet in mind and focusing on green infrastructure. Here are six of them that made particularly notable gains when meeting that goal.

Here’s How The Largest Green Roof in Canada Gets Its Annual Mowing

Here’s How The Largest Green Roof in Canada Gets Its Annual Mowing

At six acres it’s the largest green roof in Canada, the largest non-industrial living roof in North America and one of the 10 largest green roofs in the world.

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

On Thursday evening council voted in support of a motion put forward by Councillor Adriane Carr that noted several benefits of green roofs.

Carr Wants Green Roofs Made Mandatory On New Buildings In Vancouver

Carr Wants Green Roofs Made Mandatory On New Buildings In Vancouver

Vancouver city staff will be asked at Tuesday’s council meeting to come up with a policy to make green roofs mandatory on new buildings.