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Gardens in the News

Catch up on the latest about community gardens in the news in our media round-up! Scroll for On the Radar, Community News, and Garden Stories. On the Radar Seeds of discord? Garden sprouts a sue-ready group The Villager, 4/27/17 Official…

Board Elections: Who’s on the Ballot?

NYCCGC Board Elections are on Thursday, April 20th. On the ballot: Ray Figeuroa-Reyes, Aresh Javadi, Renee Peperone, Jill Poklemba, Sharon Sockwell, Mike Young (new), Christine Johnson (new), Ellen Belcher (new)

People’s Climate March Buses with Food & Farm Justice HUB

The Food & Farm Justice Hub believes that good food fuels powerful communities. And we also believe that good food fuels great revolution. Join us on Saturday, April 29th as we march to: Advance solutions to the climate crisis [that…

Gardens in the News

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

Gardens Rising Feasibility Study Earns ASLA-NY Design Award

We are thrilled to announce the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) NY has selected the Gardens Rising Green Infrastructure Feasibility Study¬†and WE Design for a Merit Award! All of the winning projects will be on display at the Center…

Community Gardens Mitigate Stormwater

Every year, over 140 million gallons of stormwater do not enter NYC’s waterways with untreated sewage because New Yorkers have built and maintain hundreds of community gardens. Almost every time it rains, NYC’s sewer system overflows, carrying stormwater and raw…

June General Meeting, 6/16, 6:30pm

Join us for our June General Meeting! **GreenThumb Executive Director Bill LoSasso will be in attendance!!** Thursday, June 16, 6:30pm-8:30pm Chenchita’s Group Community Garden 1691-93 Madison Avenue, Manhattan

Tell City Hall: Our Parks and Gardens Deserve Investment

Sign this letter by New Yorkers 4 Parks to advocate for increased funding for GreenThumb & NYC community gardens! And come with us to the NY4P rally at City Hall this Wednesday, 5/25, at 10am. Raise up the voices of…