St. Maron Senior Residence aka Cedars Village is located at 921-931 Ellsworth Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147. See the project profile from Kitchen & Associates. Learn about Vegetal i.D. in The Greenroof & Greenwall Directory.
St. Maron Senior Residence is a senior affordable housing rental community located in the Italian Market neighborhood of South Philadelphia. The new, 5-story residence contains 64 one and two-bedroom apartments homes. Building amenities include on-site management and social services offices, gathering space with community kitchen, a rooftop garden and impressive views of Center City.
Installed in April, 2013, the St. Maron Senior Residence Green Roof was designed to be accessible by its occupants to enjoy a beautiful landscape on the roof. Tables and chairs are placed in the middle of the green roof to provide a maximum of comfort for the residents.
The Hydropack green roof system by Vegetal i.D. maximizes stormwater retention by providing a runoff coefficient of 0.55. No irrigation is needed to maintain the plants healthy.