Olympia, Wash., expands green roof atop City Hall

11/17/2011 | Olympian (Olympia, Wash.), The

Olympia, Wash., has begun expansion of a green roof atop its City Hall to eliminate glare. The roof where no greenery had been planted was light gray to reflect the sun's rays, but the glare blinded employees in the lunch room. The city used a crane to bring soil and sedums to the roof to expand the garden.

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