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GrowNYC – Union Square Greenmarket   ¬†photo credit David Hughes, GrowNYC   GrowNYC is a hands-on non-profit organization which improves New York City’s quality of life through community based environmental programs. It empowers New Yorkers to create clean and healthy environments for themselves and for future generations with a number of programs like training for [...]

This week, OHNY intern Sarah was given a tour of Via Verde, a revolutionary housing project in the South Bronx designed by a partnership between two architectural firms: Dattner and Grimshaw. Dattner Architects is known for practical and efficient housing throughout New York City while Grimshaw is known internationally for high-end design. The two firms [...]