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Coping with Climate Change: Green Roofs of Chicago

900 MICHIGAN AVENUE

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CITY HALLCITY HALLMORNINGSTAR INCCLARE TOWER ROOF GARDENGARY COMER YOUTH CENTER900 MICHIGAN AVENUE900 MICHIGAN AVENUEMILLENIUM PARK

900 MICHIGAN AVENUE

Designed as an added amenity to office tenants on the east side of the mixed-use complex at 900 North, this green roof is the third roof space located at this address. Ninth-floor business tenants have access to the roof's gathering area, where they are surrounded by a mix of grasses, sedum and alium planted at varying heights.

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