New Report Shines Light on Minnesota Water Quality Concerns

We can be part of the solution and fix some of these concerns using green roofs as storm water controls in our urban areas!  -MGRC ST. PAUL, MN – A new report released today by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) provides additional evidence that agricultural and urban runoff is contributing significantly to the...

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Learn about Green Roofs on demand!

Looking for some green roof education on demand? Register for the Greenroofs.com virtual summit “Greenroofs & Walls of the World™ Virtual Summit 2015” and pick the sessions you want to hear any time! Speaker info is also available for you to follow up with them directly, should you have any questions. ...

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Nation’s Water Costs Rushing Higher

A recent USA TODAY survey of 100 municipalities summarized increases in residential water bills over the past 12 years. Prices at least doubled in more than a quarter of the cities surveyed and even tripled in few areas. Check out this interactive map to find out about rates in Rochester and Minneapolis and compare them to...

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Minnesota Green Roofs Council Elects John Hink to its Board

News Release MINNEAPOLIS — December 30, 2014 — An environmental engineer with more than 20 years of experience, John Hink joins the Minnesota Green Roofs Council to promote green roofs in Minnesota for their multiple environmental, economic and social benefits The Minnesota Green Roofs Council (MGRC) announced the election of...

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Minnesota Green Roof Symposium

You are invited to attend: Minnesota Green Roof Symposium: Protecting Our Watersheds Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM @Hamline University – Anderson Center Professional Event $99 (before June 10th); $49 student rate    REGISTER NOW   Today, all across Minnesota, more than 200 green roofs protect the quality...

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