More stories about Outbuildings

  • USGBC supports 'green garage' program

    Who'd have thought that 50 different things affect how “sustainable” a parking garage is?! A new certification program applies to new and existing structures.

  • City of Ravenna-Ohio DOT joint garage

    A multijurisdictional public works collaboration benefits school districts and other government agencies.

  • Bird-B-Gone Repeller 360°

    The Repeller 360° rotates in the wind to deter large birds from landing on rooftops, docks, signs, and more.

  • The greenhouse effect

    While many greenery-minded municipalities buy their bedding plants, shrubs, and other vegetation from private nurseries, some parks departments have found that maintaining a city greenhouse saves money, provides flexibility, and improves constituent relations.