Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

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Through initiatives such as Plan Melbourne, the Government will support cooler, greener cities projects (from 2017) to support the uptake of urban greening and integrated water management. Projects could include urban forest strategies, stormwater harvesting, recycled water infrastructure, sustainable irrigation and green roofs.

The Government will work with the City of Melbourne to build a large, publicly accessible green roof in Melbourne’s CBD (from 2017). This project will help the community learn about the benefits of green roofs and inspire other projects.

Through initiatives such as Plan Melbourne, the Government will support cooler, greener cities projects (from 2017) to support the uptake of urban greening and integrated water management. Projects could include urban forest strategies, stormwater harvesting, recycled water infrastructure, sustainable irrigation and green roofs.