Greenwich Green Roof

Summary

Creating a 3,500 m2 accessible rooftop garden for people and nature on top of a commercial building.

Timescale

A well-known furniture company announced its plans to build a new store in 2013. Construction on site started 4 years later, in November 2017.

The store opened in February 2019 already with seven small-scale green roof bike shelters. The green roof instal...

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Connswater Community Greenway

Summary

Creation of 16km of foot and cycle paths resulting in a 9 km linear park combining flood alleviation work with Green Infrastructure investment to promote health and physical activity in East Belfast.

Timescale

EastSide Partnership conceived this Green Infrastructure project. Planning and preconstruction took from 2007-2013. Community engagement started in 2011. Belfast City Council...

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