Neighborhood Now: South Bronx
Neighborhoods Now | South Bronx: is a collaboration between the Urban Design Forum and Van Alen Institute which seeks to connect NYC neighborhoods hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic with design firms in a collective network.
The goal of this interdisciplinary team is to convert underutilized outdoor spaces into sites for local programming and cultural revitalization in 5 community gardens in the South Bronx.
The team is led by community partners Banana Kelly CIA, MVVA INC, The Greenest Fern and BD Feliz.
Fall 2020-Spring 2021