Manhattan's Javits Center Has an Unconventional Green Roof 5 Football Fields Large

Did you know the Javits Center in Hell’s Kitchen has a massive green roof, with wild grass, plants, birds and other natural life all forming a perfect, midtown nature sanctuary?

Check out the impressive and unconventional rooftop in this report from CBS’s correspondent Jim Axelrod.

Directly above one of New York City’s busiest buildings lies a sanctuary of sorts, a green space that is both harboring wildlife and saving energy.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief

Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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