Year: 2012

Pullman Gateway Garden

View NeighborSpace in a larger map External site This land, the “front door” of the Pullman Historic Landmark district, was overgrown with weed trees, used by vagrants, and full of trash when, in 2001, plans were first made for the garden. The lot is owned by US Bank (formerly Park National Bank), which kindly leases it for $2… Read more Pullman Gateway Garden

Bowmanville Gateway Garden

5346 N Ravenswood Ave Bowmanville Gateway Garden was developed in 2009 as an expansion project of the Bowmanville Community Organization. Located at 1801 West Balmoral at Ravenswood, the garden includes indigenous plants, space for neighborhood gatherings, and ten-foot-square individual plots assigned to vegetable and kitchen gardeners on a first-come, first-served basis.

KeHoMaCoCo Garden

View NeighborSpace in a larger map On October 11, 1996 the 2900 Jackson/Van Buren Block Club became part of Mayor Daley’s Adopt-the-Street Program. As a result, the block club applied to participate in the Greencorps beautification program in the spring of 1997.  The majority of neighbors had been in the community since the mid-50s and… Read more KeHoMaCoCo Garden