FW: role call ( ACGA community garden nose count)
According to Ximena Naranjo, of NYC's Green Guerrillas ( 212) 674.8124 ext.
100 [ http://www.greenguerillas.org ] the breakdown is this:
112 Saved Permanent Gardens ( Gardens transferred to the NYC Parks Dept or
purchased by a Land Trust)
500 Endangered gardens ( we are fighting like hell to save these gardens.)
I'm waiting to hear from TPL.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Honigman, Adam [SMTP:Adam.Honigman@bowne.com]
> Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2000 2:56 PM
> To: 'Sally McCabe'; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: RE: [cg] role call
> It's June 1st and all the daily newspapers say that the new kinder and
> gentler Rudy has gone the way of "New Coke." The last time that I looked
> there were about 500 gardens and counting. I'll forward your request to
> Stone at TPL, the Neighborhood Open Space Coalition and Green Thumb to see
> what they believe the latest tally is. Remember, in NYC, it being
> season and all, the numbers may rapidly decrease.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sally McCabe [SMTP:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2000 2:48 PM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: [cg] role call
> > In our continuing efforts to figure out how many community gardens there
> > are in the US & Canada, I'd like to put our a request:
> > HOW MANY CG'S ARE THERE IN _YOUR_ TOWN???
> > So far I know of at least 1200 cities/towns/municipalities that actually
> > have one or more cg's. I think this is just a drop in the bucket.
> > How many in your town? and do you know how many are in the next town
> > I'll start.
> > Philadelphia, PA has almost 1200, ranging in size from one house lot
> > (~19x40 or smaller) to 8 acres. This doesn't include community windowbox
> > planter projects or tree-pit projects.
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