• Land Program
    Fresh Coast’s Vacant Land Program partners with cities to install and finance park-like working landscapes that revitalize vacant land
  • Infrastructure Program
    Fresh Coast’s Green Infrastructure Program partners with cities to prioritize stormwater management alongside community, environmental and economic outcomes

Fresh Coast Capital revitalizes unused urban land into networks of productive green space
that help the community and promote resiliency.

What We Do

Help Your
City

  • City saves money because Fresh Coast maintains properties
  • Operating business increases city tax base
  • Vacant land reuse creates livable spaces to attract and retain residents
  • City meets EPA regulations for stormwater management

Help Your
Community

  • Jobs for local contractors, engineering partners, and nonprofit partners
  • Property value improvements
  • Lower crime
  • Health benefits
  • Educational programming opportunities
  • Expanded urban agriculture

Help Your
Environment

  • Stormwater and green infrastructure
  • Climate resiliency
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Soil & groundwater remediation

We Are Your Partners

Urban Forestry

Urban Agriculture

Stormwater Management

Wetlands

Urban Forestry

Increased Canopy (10%)

Decreased Crime (12%)



Urban Agriculture

Stormwater Management

Wetlands

Recent News & Press


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Fresh Coast wins $1M USDA grant for Conservation Innovation

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that Fresh Coast Capital is the recipient of a $940,800 grant to install a pioneering green stormwater infrastructure project in Peoria, Illinois....
Full Press Release at FreshCoastCapital.com  


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Peoria and partners get $1 million stormwater innovation grant

A collaboration between the city of Peoria, Chicago-based real estate developer Fresh Coast Capital, AKRF and The Gifts in the Moment Foundation was awarded a nearly $1 million Conservation Innovation Grant to install a stormwater solution pilot project on the south side.....
Full Story at PJStar.com  



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Tree farms replace vacant land in St. Louis

Crews from Fresh Coast Capital and Jeffrey Boyd, ward 22 alderman, planted 1,500 hybrid poplars on 42 parcels of city-owned property....
Full Story at KSDK.com  


Img: Michigan Municipal League/Flickr

Hard-Pressed Rust Belt Cities Go Green to Aid Urban Revival

Gary, Indiana is joining Detroit and other fading U.S. industrial centers in an effort to turn abandoned neighborhoods and factory sites into gardens, parks, and forests.....
Full Story at Yale Environment 360  

Social Media

Cashing In on Climate Change https://t.co/t0IFcK7MNZ

RT @lauraclise: .@freshcoastcap co-founder Laura Kimes: We place green storm water infrastructure to help manage urban stormwater.… https://t.co/QJEyVzNJ2d


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