Three Ring Gardens
Project Partners: Gordon Parks High School
Floodplain Collective was responsible for:
project proposal package
Three Ring Gardens is a vision to transform 2.5 acres of vacant land into a community green space and urban agriculture program for the benefit of over 800 low-income residents, an alternative high school, and over 32,000 area residents.
Initiated by students from Gordon Parks High School, Floodplain Collective worked to envision the ideas set forth by the students and the surrounding community. Documents prepared were used by leadership at Gordon Parks High School to gain traction around the idea, apply for funding, and move the vision into reality.
Installation on the site for the Fantastic Futures Bike Ride to engage neighbors in what they would like for their community green space.
Resident from Skyline Towers talks about her communities desire for a public green space in their neighborhood.
Rendering of green space with stormwater infiltration, soccer fields, community orchards, and community gardens.