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>April 6, 2001
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>Public Notice
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>Rooftop Garden Guru Coming to Windsor
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>Steven Peck, Executive Director of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, a
>Toronto-based coalition, is coming to Windsor.
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>Green roofs are a remarkable new approach to city infrastructure. They can
>create jobs, reduce operational costs, and provide new sources of amenity
>and recreational space. Green roofs also simultaneously address pressing
>urban environmental issues such as smog, climate change, stormwater
>management and energy conservation. The widespread adoption of green roofs
>will allow communities to enjoy the significant social, economic and
>environmental benefits of a healthy city.
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>“This is an exciting opportunity to learn more about an initiative that is
>still in its infancy in Canada,” commented Shawn Hupka, president of the
>Citizens Environment Alliance.
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>Join us in the Oak Room of the University of Windsor’s Vanier Hall at
>7:00pm on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.  Vanier Hall is near the corner of
>Wyandotte Street West and Huron Church Road, one block from the Ambassador
>Bridge.
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>Everyone is welcome.
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>This event is being hosted by the Citizens Environment Alliance and is a
>project of the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup Committee.
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>Citizens Environment Alliance of southwestern Ontario and southeast Michigan
>P.O. Box 548, Windsor, Ontario,  N9A 6M6, Canada
>phone: (519) 973-1116 -- fax: (519) 973-8360
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>http://www.mnsi.net/~cea/
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Mary Beth Doyle, MPH
Environmental Health Project
Ecology Center
117 N. Division
Ann Arbor MI 48104

734-663-2400 ext 108
734-663-2414 (fax)





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