44 Prospect Park West Cooperative Apartments

Brooklyn, NY Part of a larger entrance renovation project at this park side cooperative apartment building. The scope included replacement of the existing property line curb with decorative brick curb, complimentary to the building and carefully selected foundation plant palette able to withstand the wind swept location. Plantings include a mix of flowering shrubs, perennials, […]

808 Columbus Avenue

Manhattan, NY LFLA worked with the client to upgrade existing and introduce new amenities for residents at both roof and street levels. Improvements to the community roof open space and landscape included the replacement of 20 trees and renovation of the beds and borders damaged by recent storms. In addition to the landscape improvements, a […]

Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building Plaza

Harlem, NY As sub-consultants to Thornton Tomasetti PC, Engineers of this multi-million dollar parking garage and plaza deck rehabilitation project, we designed the interim site furnishings and landscape treatment for the public plaza space located in Harlem’s cultural and commercial center. With much of the Plaza programmed and occupied by events throughout the year, the […]

437 Herkimer Street Apartments

Brooklyn NY Currently under construction, this six story mixed use residential building for low income families and people with chronic mental disabilities is being developed by The Bridge with the Community program sponsored by the Office of Mental Health of the State of New York. The rear open space community courtyard with passive seating for […]

Steinway Streetscape

Astoria, NY The Steinway Astoria Partnership commissioned LFLA to prepare a comprehensive streetscape study and master plan. The goal of the project was to enhance the pedestrian experience in a district that had become extremely varied, both in its population and visual appearance. As the lead consultant we partnered with a civil engineering and cost […]

The Glenmore

Brooklyn, NY As part of the team assembled by Urban Architectural Initiatives (UAI), LFLA designed the open space for this proposed 176-unit building under development by Women In Need (WIN) and NYC Housing Preservation and Development (NYC HPD) located on Junius Street in East New York, Brooklyn. Two existing WIN transitional housing facilities to the […]

Wavecrest Gardens

Far Rockaway, NY As part of the 2009 building and parking garage roof upgrades, site and landscape amenities were replaced at six (6) apartment entrance courtyards at this 20 acre complex located on the Atlantic Ocean. Design and installation of accessible ramps and steps to the courtyards were key features of the renovation. In addition, […]

Manhattan Penthouse

Manhattan, NY This Fifth Avenue penthouse open space is a series of small outdoor terraced rooms with north, west and south exposure. The primary entertainment space has unimpeded views of Central Park, the West Side skyline and George Washington Bridge. Restrictive house rules dictated the use of minimally sized, lightweight fiberglass planters and a removable […]