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Denver Green Roof Initiative: As nation’s strictest requirements take effect, plenty of uncertainty swirls around law

As the Denver Green Roof Initiative takes effect this week, there still is plenty of uncertainty about how the voter-passed law will work — and whether it will be changed.
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Denver's Green Roof Initiative backers cautiously declare victory

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