Location: 4339-4347 White Plains Road, Bronx, NY
Completed: May, 2014
Client: Praxis Housing Initiatives
General Contractor: J. Fazio Construction
New construction of a seven-story supportive housing residence and urban farm with 60 studio units. Includes social services, a lounge, and computer room. The project features a greenhouse and farming plots for residents to grow organic produce and a teaching kitchen to help residents with healthy cooking and eating skills. A storefront will be used as a CSA and an outdoor farmers’ market space will sell produce to the community. Recipient of a Platinum LEED for Homes certification.