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Ana Santiago wants to restore her husband’s garden. And with it, she says, the neighborhood’s respect purpose

Apr. 19, 2019 10:33 am

Ana Santiago wants to restore her husband’s garden. And with it, she says, the neighborhood’s respect

Impact Services says it is working on a plan to revitalize the garden, but they’ll need gardeners to help.
Another community garden is losing land to development purpose

Apr. 16, 2019 12:24 pm

Another community garden is losing land to development

A developer recently purchased one of César Andreu Iglesias Community Garden's parcels in Kensington for $2,500.
North Philly Peace Park may be holding on to its space for decades to come results

Jul. 6, 2017 4:36 pm

North Philly Peace Park may be holding on to its space for decades to come

The community garden and gathering space seem to have come to an agreement with the Philadelphia Housing Authority to achieve a "long-term, multi-decade lease" on its current land at 22nd and Jefferson streets.
[Commentary] Making Community Gardening Work in the City method

May 27, 2015 1:00 pm

[Commentary] Making Community Gardening Work in the City

It’s August in a community garden. The stems of the tomato plants are almost weighed down to the parched, hot soil by the over-ripe fruit just waiting to be picked. The morning glories have managed to wrap their vines around the stems of those tomato plants. And the harlequin beetles have turned the kale, which […]

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