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Dig Deeper: Community garden resources

Some links from Chris:

My Community Gardens page

New York City Community Garden Coalition

Open Space Index Report, New Yorkers for Parks,

American Community Gardening Association, 

Histories of NYC Community Gardens

New York’s Community Gardens (1970s-2002): TreeBranch Network, Neighborhood Open Space Coalition

Community Gardens in New York City: the Lower East
Side of Manhattan (1960s-2002), Not Bored

Contemporary reports from the 2002 Settlement Agreement

Bringing Peace to the Garden of Tranquility, Richard
Stapleton, Land&People, Fall 1999, Trust for Public Land

Community Gardens Endangered Still, Anne Schwartz, Gotham
, May 2001

Community Garden Negotiations, Anne Schwartz, Gotham
, May 2002,

The 2010 Settlement Expiration and Proposed New Rules

Keeping the Gardens Green, NY Times editorial, 8/2/10

Green groups fear new community garden rules, Heather
Haddon, AM New York, 8/4/10

Coalition Seeks More Protection For Community Gardens,
Raanan Geberer, Brooklyn Eagle, 8/6/10

Time's Up Response To Benepe's Embarrassing NY Post
Community Garden Op-Ed, A Walk in the Park, 8/12/10

Posted by on September 6, 2010 at 4:59 am, in the category Guest Rants.
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2 responses to “Dig Deeper: Community garden resources”

  1. Well it looks like another typical battle in tribunals.

    Money making zealots versus
    the public interest.

    Get the funds for environmental attorneys, quickly and good luck.

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