Category: NYCCGC News

Gardens in the News

Scroll for On the Radar, Community News, and Garden Stories. On the Radar Absentee Landlord Threatens to Fence Off Harlem Community Garden — J.D. Wilson DNAInfo, 10/25/17 Inside the Fight to Save Little Italy’s Most Romantic Garden — Elizabeth Street Vogue, 10/23/17

Save J.D. Wilson Memorial Garden

The Joseph Daniel Wilson Memorial Garden in Central Harlem was created more than 30 years ago by an elderly Guyanese gentleman–a Harlem homeowner, a group of teens, a young woman and her future husband. An amazing oasis emerged from what…

Aug 5: Public meeting to discuss Mayor’s Rat Reduction Plan

Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens (LUNGS) and the NYC Community Garden Coalition would like to invite you to a public meeting to discuss Mayor DeBlasio’s Rat Reduction Plan and how it will affect our neighborhood. The Mayor has included the East Village…

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)

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…

From Seed Bombs to City Hall – Interview with Aziz Dehkan

Inverview with NYCCGC Executive Director Aziz Dehkan Posted to EcoCentric by Grace Communications Foundation GRACE Communications Foundation develops innovative strategies to increase public awareness of the critical environmental and public health issues created by our current industrial food system, and…