•  Project Client:
  • NYC Community Gardens Coalition

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Developed and facilitated a community engagement strategy and designed a communications hub to gather constructive input towards a green infrastructure plan for 47 gardens around the Loisaida neighborhood to address climate change adaptation in a vulnerable coastal community through the use of applied resiliency strategies to serve as a model for a more sustainable New York City.

Context Approach Outcomes

Project Context:

The New York City Community Gardens Coalition (NYC CGC) initiated a Green Infrastructure Feasibility Study funded by the Governor's Office for Storm Recovery to enhance the sustainability and resiliency of community gardens around the Loisaida neighborhood. The goal was to identify the needs of 47 community gardens to address climate change adaptation in a vulnerable coastal community through the use of applied resiliency strategies to serve as a model for a more sustainable New York City.