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Paint NYC rooftops white with NYC°CoolRoofs

September 27, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm



Come out on Friday, September 27th to help NYC°CoolRoofs paint the top of NYC buildings white! NYC°CoolRoofs, a program launched in partnership with NYC Service, the Department of Buildings and the Community Environmental Center and Sustainable South Bronx has launched a volunteer-based campaign to paint the NYC roof line white, which helps reduce building temperatures, CO2 emissions and improve air quality.

Here is the schedule for the day:

  9:00 am Volunteer Arrival, Roof Supervisor: Welcome and Introduction
 9:15 am Roof Supervisor: “Chalk Talk” Training and Safety Instructions
 9:30 am Begin Coating
 12:00 pm Lunch
 1:00 pm Resume Coating
 2:45 pm Clean Up
 3:00 pm Goodbye to Volunteers

Volunteers will meet at:

Wavecrest Management
644 Riverside Drive New York, NY 10031

Volunteers are reminded of the following:

YOU WILL BE DOING MANUAL LABOR ON A ROOF IN THE HOT SUN! Dress in light fabrics and colors. Shorts are acceptable. We recommend wearing old work/throw-away clothes as you will get coating on them. Sneakers are recommended for foot wear, no open shoes please. High heels or Flip flops will not be allowed on rooftops.


September 27, 2013
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wavecrest Management
644 Riverside Drive
New York, 10031 United States
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