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Barclays Center Finally Sprouts Long-Promised Green Roof

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It's been over a decade in the works, but Barclays Center is finally getting its long-anticipated green roof. Field Condition's few pictures of the installation show that only a few of the planted roof tiles have been installed, but when complete, the center's roof will be covered in vegetation that thrives year-round. Not only is the green roof going to be downright good-looking, but it will also serve to absorb errant sound from the sports and event arena. DNAinfo notes that the project of laying the two-by-two square tiles of sedum will be complete by the fall.

· Barclay's Center Green Roof [FC]
· Barclay's Center to Sprout Sound-Absorbing Green Roof [Curbed]
· All Barclays Center coverage [Curbed]

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Atlantic Avenue at Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY