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La Huerta Roots & Rays accepts APA Community Outreach Award

On Thursday, October 1st, garden leaders from Pilsen’s La Huerta Roots & Rays accepted the American Planning Association’s Community Outreach Award. Congratulations to these garden leaders and their phenomenal efforts in connecting the community with the development of this beautiful neighborhood garden site.

Congrats to APA-Award Winner La Huerta Roots and Rays!

NeighborSpace site La Huerta Roots and Rays is the winner of the Illinois Chapter of the American Planning Association’s 2014 Community Outreach Award! You can read their bilingual report on their amazing work here.

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Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (773) 826-3240
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Our Partners

NeighborSpace works in ongoing collaboration with three founding government partners:

City of Chicago
Chicago Park District
Forest Preserve District of Cook County

Several landscaping businesses make significant in-kind contributions to our gardens:

Bartlett Tree Experts
Christy Webber Landscapes
Christy Webber Farm and Garden
Lake Street Landscape Supply

Our gardens also benefit from an array of community groups, government agencies, and non-profit organizations:

Greencorps Chicago
Chicago Botanic Garden
Friends of the Chicago River
Midwest Ecological Landscape Association
Slow Food Chicago
The Trust for Public Land
Chicago Cares

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