December 2012

NeighborSpace Year in Review: Honore Street Urban Farm

What makes your block into a neighborhood? For many residents of Englewood, it’s Honore Street Urban Farm. A part of Growing Home, Honore Street Urban Farm is a community-centered urban farm that will operate a year-round greenhouse, grow fresh healthy food for the area, and also provide workforce training in urban agriculture. As noted by Senator Dick Durbin… Read more NeighborSpace Year in Review: Honore Street Urban Farm

NeighborSpace Year in Review: Merchant Park

What makes your block into a neighborhood? For many residents of the Irving Park neighborhood, it’s Merchant Park Community Garden.   Merchant Park is a model of community organization spirit. The gardeners strive to provide an opportunity for neighbors and their children to work, play, learn and grow together, and aims to benefit the community at… Read more NeighborSpace Year in Review: Merchant Park