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Chinatown »

Garden Grows Fresh Veggies in Columbus Park

A health center built the new garden to encourage kids to be more physically active.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Community Garden Boarded Up as Members Protest

Contractors put up wooden boards around Roger That Community Garden.

Long Island City »

Solar-Powered Art Installation Lights Up Community Garden After Dark

Flux Factory's "Nightlight" solar-powered exhibit will be at the LIC Community Garden through June 28.

Upper West Side »

Farm-to-Table Restaurant Jacob's Pickles Launches High School Internship

The eatery will train two students from Urban Assembly for Green Careers in the restaurant trade.

Prospect Heights »

Heirloom Tomato Plants to Tempt Gardeners at Prospect Heights Farm Sale

Perennial flowers, vegetables and herbs go on sale at the Prospect Heights Community Farm this weekend.

Tompkinsville »

Community Garden Needs $3K to Grow Food for the Homeless

Bountiful Harvest, which grows food and donates it to a church, is trying to raise $3,000.

Red Hook »

Library Garden and School Upgrades Win Cash in Participatory Budget Vote

Six capital improvement projects will be funded after almost 3,000 residents voted  in District 38.

Long Island City »

LIC Garden Group Vying for Grant to Expand Composting Program

Smiling Hogshead Ranch wants to use the funds to continue and expand its compost collection program.

Rego Park »

Rego Park Residents Say CVS Tarnishes Their Neighborhood With Trash

Trash from the store often ends up in a nearby community garden, residents say.

Crown Heights »

Volunteers Fight to Save Crown Heights Community Garden

The volunteers of Roger That! are fighting to stay after their urban garden was acquired by a developer.

Gowanus »

Gowanus Residents Who Fought Community Garden Want to Build Their Own

President Street residents who gathered signatures against an urban farm are now planning a garden.

Vinegar Hill »

Residents Turn Abandoned Parking Lot Into Community Garden

With help from the city, Etsy and others, the lot at York and Gold streets will soon be transformed.

Gowanus »

Bette Midler Welcomes New Community Garden to Gowanus

Midler, founder of New York Restoration Project, helped open the renovated Gil Hodges community garden.

Rego Park »

Butterfly-Friendly Community Garden Coming to Rego Park

A new garden is being created in an unused space at P.S. 175.

Bed-Stuy »

15 Bed-Stuy Gardens to Get an Upgrade Thanks to Federal Grant

The Environmental Protection Agency awarded $30,000 to Green Guerillas, which is overhauling the gardens.