- Subject: [cg] FW: Help!
- From: Laura Berman <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 01 Nov 2001 10:56:21 -0500
Can someone please help her? She isn't subscribed to the listserve so you
will have to answer her directly.
> From: "Carol Davis" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Organization: USPW
> Reply-To: "Carol Davis" <email@example.com>
> Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 11:59:17 -0000
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: Help!
> Hi there,
> I am one of a group of neighbors in Marin County California, whose houses
> surround a 1+ acre field that we would like to see planted with native
> species, wildlife restoring plants, birds and butterfly habitat, compost &
> natural soil building, and a small community garden. Unfortunately, the county
> has something else in mind along with some people in the larger community.
> They want to see a "park" in the conventional sense: picnic benches, play
> structure, oleander, & 80% turf. We are in the process of coming up with an
> alternative design for the park, and of trying to increase our numbers and
> persuade a majority of people in the surrounding community, that wildlife
> habitat will be more harmonious, gratifying & inviting. Our neighborhood
> group does not have the funds that the county has for slick blueprints etc,
> but we want to present photos, a rough design, and sound concept.
> Please let us know if you can help us. I wonder if you have any staff that you
> could send to one of our neighborhood association meetings, to give a
> presentation, or if you would have any input for the actual design. Also, Is
> there a community Gardening Group, Coalition, umbrella organization Alliance
> or anything in this area?
> Thanks so much for your wonderful work!
> Carol Davis
> 64 Vendola Drive
> San Rafael, CA 94903
> 415-479-9384 Wk.415-461-4045
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