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Chicago Department of Environment’s Urban Heat Island

the most visible example of the incorporation of green roof technologies in North America

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In 1999, CDF led the design process to convert the Chicago City Hall rooftop into a green roof pilot project. As a component of the Chicago Department of Environment’s Urban Heat Island Initiative, the Chicago City Hall green roof was one of three national pilot projects sponsored by the U.S. EPA to study the efficacy of green roof technologies.Read More