East Garfield Park

3317 West Walnut Garden

View NeighborSpace in a larger map The garden was founded in 1980 by Nathaniel Dean. Two homes originally sat on the lot, but burned and were demolished. Mr. Dean and his family cleaned up the lot and transformed it into a community garden. Mr. Dean and family are the primary gardeners, but others from the… Read more 3317 West Walnut Garden

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