Garden bounty for our local politicos!
What happens when a group of Brooklyn gardeners gather for a Brooklyn gardens tour?!
Oh, the usual mayhem. Continue reading
Our Pacific Street Bear’s garden turned 30 this month.
Our community gardens are a place where we come together in harmony.
Did you know that your block is up for sale to the highest bidder?
Any corporation or big business can commandeer your neighborhood for their big business as long as they’re willing to pay the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office for the privilege.
Thanks to the Citizens Committee for their much needed grant money…
which we’ll put to good use in upgrading our rain water catchment system.
UPDATE: Our PSB kiosk has a beautiful mural on it, courtesy of artist Jenna Morello:
At Pacific’s recent monthly workday, we covered the kiosk with flowers (wheat-pasted ones!) Hoping to do more projects here soon…thanks to our young helpers!
We also got 4 truckloads of wood chips from Greenwood Cemetery to spread on our paths–thanks to Gary and his truck and all of our hard-working shovelers! The garden’s looking great.