Memphis Teacher/Gardener Wins!

Adam Guerrero, the Memphis teacher with an embattled veg garden, has won!  To quote Roger Doiron's Kitchen Gardeners International newsletter:

Thousands of petition signatures, facebook likes and emails later, I'm thrilled to report that Adam gets to keep his front yard garden. And it gets even better because the city of Memphis was so impressed by the support Adam and his garden received that it's going to help him locate a lot in his neighborhood for a new community garden.

Posted by on September 23, 2011 at 4:24 pm, in the category Uncategorized.
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9 responses to “Memphis Teacher/Gardener Wins!”

  1. anne says:

    Way to go, guys! I hope more kids and the community get behind Adam and his students!

  2. Thad says:

    Great News! Wonder what the original complainer/enforcement officer thinks now?

  3. Congratulations, Mr. Guerrero! What a wonderful example you are for your students and your city.

  4. Chellie says:

    “locate a lot in his neighborhood for a new community garden.”

    This is an awesome bonus!

  5. Karin says:

    That’s great news.

  6. Susan says:

    Thank God – finally, a victory for common sense!!!

  7. Laura Bell says:

    Awrsome ! And without a prolonged battle even !