Silvercup Green Roof in Metropolis

silvercup1.jpgI have a piece in the Sept. issue of Metropolis about the largest green roof in New York City, which is on top of Silvercup Studios. With all of the low, flat-roofed buildings in Long Island City and air pollution problems, this is the perfect neighborhood to become the green roof capital of New York and maybe even the entire east coast. But it’s going to take more than a few benevolent developers and property owners in order to make that happen (a point I make at the end of the piece).

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