Category: NYCCGC News

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, Garden Stories, Reports, and Garden Gifts.

Defend Green Valley Community Farm

The NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) has moved forward with a request for proposals for housing development on one of the garden sites that the Mayor’s office, HPD and NYC Parks announced were being permanently preserved in…

11/4 The Power of Community Gardens in New York City

Discussion + Networking + Forum The New York City Food Policy Center at Hunter College is partnering with the New York City Community Garden Coalition to host a breakfast seminar exploring the power of community gardens in New York City. At the…

Playback: Mayor de Blasio on Elizabeth Street Garden

Elizabeth Street Garden caught the attention of Mayor de Blasio during his weekly appearance on WNYC. Lisa, from NoLiTa, pressed the mayor on his plan to replace Elizabeth Street garden with housing. Listen to his response on the Brian Lehrer…

October General Meeting – 10/20, 6:30pm

Join us for our October General Meeting! Join us at the NYCCGC’s to discuss HPD lots, GreenThumb funding, and any issues that you may have concerning your community gardens. Thursday, October 20th, 6:30pm-8:30pm at Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street,…