Skyview-on-the-Hudson Playground Nearing Completion

The new heavy-timber playground at Riverdale's Skyview-on-the-Hudson is nearing completion and kids are out enjoying it.  The next phase of work on the campus will be to renovate the gateway landscapes at the 3 main building entrances along Arlington Avenue. Design and construction documents are nearing completion and we're looking forward to construction in spring 2018.

MKM Green Roof Featured in Wall Street Journal

Due to our extensive green roof design and construction experience, Mark Morrison was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal on the challenges of constructing green roofs. Our recent work developing a green roof terrace at 1 Lincoln Plaza was featured in the article.

Ridgewood Reservoir closer to preservation as natural open space

Ridgewood Reservoir in Highland Park on the border of Brooklyn and Queens is one step closer to being forever preserved as a natural open space. MKM developed the master plan for the decommissioned reservoir and lead the reclassification effort of the dam to a low-hazard zone. This reclassification effort opened the door to the current pursual of a Critical Environment Area designation and to the proposed inclusion of the site on the National and State Historic Registers. Once the process is complete, the natural area and trails of Ridgewood Reservoir will be preserved for generations to come.

Read more about it in the Queens Chronicle.

MKM Welcomes Yaeji Myung Kim

MKM is pleased to welcome Yaeji to our company and to NYC. She came to us via San Franciso where she worked at GLS Landscape | Architecture on projects ranging from multi-family landscape design to master planning. She is an experienced project manager and she focuses on the details of concept design and construction.