Gardens Rising Team


New York City Community Garden Coalition promotes the preservation, creation, and empowerment of community gardens through education, advocacy, and grassroots organizing. As program administrator, NYCCGC contracted a design team to implement Phase I of Gardens Rising:

WE Design
 is a New York City based design firm led by Tricia Martin, RLA, LEED AP and Winston Ely, LEED AP that seeks innovative, buildable solutions to cities, landscapes, and the built environment. With backgrounds in landscape architecture and building design, interiors, urban design and art, Tricia and Winston are able to work on a wide range of project types at a variety of scales.

eDesign Dynamics is an environmental engineering and planning firm specializing in Water Resources Modeling, Planning, and Design; Ecosystem Design and Analysis; Green Stormwater Infrastructure; International Development; and Resilience Planning and Design.

3×3 Design is social innovation consultancy that works at the intersection of urban planning, design, and technology. We create smarter programs and services for more livable cities. At 3×3 Design, we use practical knowledge of today’s complex urban systems, collaborative and tireless engagement, and insights gleaned from context-based research to help clients launch lean, resource-efficient projects that create social value.