Design Trust projects often culminate in a publication of guidelines, recommendations, or findings from our projects. These publications are produced by the Design Trust and available for a nominal fee that helps offset printing costs.

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Many of our publications can be ordered from Others are out-of-print and only available as a digital download. Details can be found on each publication page.

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Making Midtown: A New Vision for a 21st Century Garment District in New York City
Providing a roadmap for revitalizing the Garment District with fashion design and manufacturing at its core, offering a unifying vision and three main strategies to accentuate and amplify the District's existing assets to create a 21st century, mixed-use creative district.
Five Borough Farm: Seeding the Future of Urban Agriculture in New York City
The most detailed survey produced about urban agriculture in NYC
High Performance Landscape Guidelines
A comprehensive, municipal design primer for sustainable parks and open space
From Roof to Table
Featuring 35 full-color photographs of New York City's urban farms and gardens by Rob Stephenson
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