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Bed-Stuy »

Coalition Seeks To Beautify Brooklyn Garden Into 'Community Backyard'

A group is looking to revamp the Hancock T & T garden to provide space for community gatherings.

Ridgewood »

MTA Kicking Gardeners out of Ridgewood Community Greenspace

The MTA's New York City Transit Authority says the gardeners don't have permission to be there.

Bed-Stuy »

Try Sun-Cooked Meals at Bed-Stuy Garden's 'Apocalypse Chow'

The free July series offers solar-cooked meals and artist performances.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Prospect-Lefferts Gardeners Fundraise for Legal Fight Over Maple Street Lot

The group hopes a private investigator will help answer questions about the property's true owners.

East Village »

Community Garden Film Series to Focus on NYC's Social Movements

"I (HEART)NRCHY: Advocacy & Anarchy Shaping a City" will begin in August, organizers announced.

Crown Heights »

New Six-Story Building to Rise on Former Franklin Ave. Community Garden Lot

The building at 730 Franklin Ave. in Crown Heights was designed by Issac and Stern Architects.

Jamaica »

Overgrown Queens Wasteland Transformed into Vibrant Garden

Locals are growing tomatoes, eggplants and other vegetables in the newly renovated garden.  

Crown Heights »

4-Story Building Could Replace Crown Heights Community Garden

The construction plans at 115 Rogers Ave. would take over the Roger That Garden plot.

Washington Heights »

Schools and Parks Win Big in Uptown Participatory Budgeting Vote

An outdoor fitness center, a community food garden and playgrounds for two schools won the most votes.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Red Hook Jazz Festival Returns to Community Garden in June

The eighth-annual Red Hook Jazz Fest is slated for June 14 and 21.

Crown Heights »

Bergen Street Community Garden Gets Protection From Development

The community garden joined the Brooklyn Queens Land Trust, which means it can't be sold or developed.

Upper West Side »

Overgrown Lot Next to Ray's Pizza to Become Community Garden

An Upper West Sider has plans to convert a West 82nd Street space into a vibrant garden this spring. 

Crown Heights »

Bar With 'Miami Beach' Vibe to Open in Early February Off Nostrand Avenue

King Tai Bar will open soon in a gutted one-story building next to a community garden in Crown Heights.

Crown Heights »

8 Homes, 2 Churches and a Garden on Crown Heights House Tour This Weekend

Ticket sales from the annual event go toward the preservation group Crown Heights North Association.

Crown Heights »

Community Gardeners Fighting Orders to Leave Will Paint New Mural Saturday

Roger That Garden members plan to paint a "Save the Garden" mural this weekend.