About Us

Riviv JC is a local Jersey City, NJ business that encompasses a wide rang of options for people to improve there lifestyles and become more self sufficient with a smaller footprint on the planet. The Riviv JC studio is located at 176 Ogden Ave in the Riverview Arts District (RAD) of Jersey City, NJ.  We host the Jersey City Urban Permaculture Meetup Meetups every Thursday at 7PM.  Another way we service our community is to offer a way to bring farm fresh food right to our neighborhood by was of Farmigo.  Order from their online farmers market and pick it up right at our studio.  Feel free to order what you want and when.  We also bring you product from other local business like Oh Honey,  Primal Feel, Saucy Sara’s Salsa and pAra.

Our other services range from training, designing and leading the execution of a range of high value sustainability projects.  We can design your backyard, your home or even your lifestyle.  Current projects include workshops at public schools, garden redesign for county parks, and planning and design work with forward thinking real estate developers.

Dennis Whittinghill

After 14 years of steady advancement in the corporate world, Dennis walked out…determined to rebuild his work and life as an embodiment of the changes the world urgently needs for a sustainable future.  Deepening his knowledge of emerging best practices, he became certified in Permaculture Design in 2012.  He immediately began transforming his own home and land, as well as bartering knowledge and techniques with others in the Jersey City community. With the launch of Riviv JC in 2014, Dennis began offering his expertise to meet the rapidly growing market for a greener Jersey City.


Call Riviv JC today for a free design consultation @9I7.8I7.725O