Gallery: Grow Studio Unveils Plans for a Community Rooftop Farm in Harl...

New York City-based architecture firm Grow Studio has revealed a plan to develop a combined affordable housing and green roof project in Harlem. The project was created to bring affordable housing to the community along with an edible rooftop garden that would be cultivated by people in the neighborhood. The plan, called the Harlem Community Rooftop Garden, was one of the winners of the By the City/For the City competition sponsored by the Urban Design Institute due to its innovative solution not only for affordable homes but also for the dearth of healthy, affordable, fresh vegetables in Manhattan.

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