Gardens in the News

Catch up on the latest about community gardens in the news in our media round-up!

Scroll for Events, On the Radar, Community News, and Garden Stories.

Grant Opportunity

Cash Grants Available for Composting Programs - Citizens Committee for NYC (apply by Mar 24)

Capital Funding - New York City Council (apply by Mar 24)


Mar 23 The Assembly Announce Speakers for Curated Conversation Series Making Our Ideal America: Conversations on Coalition-Building

Mar 25 33rd Annual GrowTogether Conference

On the Radar

Cuomo’s $1.4 Billion Plan for Brooklyn Stirs Fears of Gentrification
New York Times, 3/14/17

Central Brooklyn to get more affordable housing, jobs under $1.4B revitalization plan
Curbed, 3/9/17

The Bronx Is Building
New York Times, 3/3/17

Community News

Blaz shores up Pier 40 but chops Elizabeth St. Garden
The Villager, 3/23/17

Homeless Hen of Park Slope Getting Help From Families Displaced by Fire
DNAInfo, 3/17/17

Rivington House Stays Front-and-Center in Marte vs. Chin City Council Showdown
Bowery Boogie, 3/8/17

On Site Opera Presents Mozart's THE SECRET GARDENER, 5/11-13
Broadway World, 3/7/17

Bed-Stuy's 462 Halsey Community Garden Wants Your Compost
Patch, 3/2/17

Garden Stories

How Urban Farming Took Root Everywhere
Thrillist, 3/22/17

Adam Schiff Leverages Democrats’ Limited Power in Trump Inquiry
New York Times, 3/20/17

From Georgia to NYC: The Civil Rights Roots of Community Land Trusts
City Limits, 3/16/17

Future of Cities: The Circular City - How Will it Actually Look?
Circulate, 3/8/17