Community Gardens

Here's a head scratcher: in its ambition to meet the affordable housing goals of Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Department of Housing Preservation and Development has proposed the redevelopment of 15 community gardens on city-owned property.
Jan 24, 2015   Brownstoner
This post from <em>The New York Times'</em> blog examines how city government's are increasingly relying on automated services to keep order and boost revenue, and how citizens are reacting.
Jun 28, 2009   The New York Times
Mini-farms across the city boost neighborhood appearances, help low-income residents in tough economic times
Jun 17, 2009   Philadelphia Daily News
Residents in an Oxnard neighborhood install a community garden which will provide them with fruits and vegetables.
Jun 16, 2009   Ventura County Star
I'm watching local Rochester-area advocates respond to presentations by three panelists on the subject of "Community Food Supply and Environmental Justice" at the Association for Blog Post
Jun 5, 2009   By Jess Zimbabwe
Wait times for a plot of land in one of Santa Monica's community gardens have grown so long that officials are instituting a new program to connect gardeners with homeowners willing to share their backyards.
Apr 14, 2009   Los Angeles Times
Urban gardening is spreading to Mexico City, resurrecting an ancient history of growing produce in the city.
Aug 28, 2008   The Christian Science Monitor
<p>This commentary from the <em>Austin American Statesman</em> argues that the city's aim to become the country's most livable city is undercut by its low number of community gardens.</p>
May 7, 2008   Austin American Statesman