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North Hill Neighborhood Garden

North Hill Neighborhood Garden

Akron, OH- North Hill neighborhood is home to many refugees from Iraq, Afghanistan, Thailand, Bhutan, and Myanmar. 

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Akron, Ohio

Akron, Ohio

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East Akron, Ohio

East Akron, Ohio

Detroit, Michigan

Detroit, Michigan

Braddock Farms

Braddock Farms

Braddock, PA- Braddock Farms grows adjacent to the historic Edgar Thomson Steel Works, built by Andrew Carnegie in 1873. The factory still functions today as a part of the United States Steel Corporation.

Elizabeth Park Neighborhood Garden

Elizabeth Park Neighborhood Garden

Akron, OH- Once a neighborhood with the city's oldest public housing, Elizabeth Park is now marketed as Cascade Village; "... an award-winning community with recreational amenities, comprehensive resident services, a 'green' living environment, and expanded economic opportunities.

Vineyards and Biocellar of Château Hough

Vineyards and Biocellar of Château Hough

Cleveland, OH- The Hough (pronounced “Huff”) race riots of 1966 caused people, and jobs to flee east Cleveland neighborhoods. Now in an effort to revive the area, many vacant lots have been transformed into urban farms, supplying food and employment to local residents.

Polish Hill Community Garden

Polish Hill Community Garden

Pittsburgh, PA- Wiggins Community Garden grows above the Allegheny River valley.

Wabash

Wabash

Detroit, MI

Untitled (box garden)

Untitled (box garden)

Highland Square, Akron, Ohio

Highland Square, Akron, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio

Let's Grow Akron (Princeton St.)

Let's Grow Akron (Princeton St.)

Akron, OH- Former industrial lots are now used as garden space in the Firestone Park neighborhood. Across Princeton Street is American Utility Processing, a company that specializes in aluminum coating.

Corner of Copley Rd. and S. Portage Path

Corner of Copley Rd. and S. Portage Path

Akron, OH- The Summit County Historical Society allows use of the John Brown House, named after renowned abolitionist, and a site on the Underground Railroad, to supply produce to nearby residents.

East Akron, Ohio

East Akron, Ohio

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Lafayette Greens

Lafayette Greens

Downtown Detroit, MI- The Lafayette Building, which stood vacant for years, was demolished in 2009. Now the lot grows over 200 types of organically grown vegetables, flowers, herbs and plants that benefit the Gleaners Community Food Bank.

 

Ohio City, Cleveland, Ohio

Ohio City, Cleveland, Ohio

Braddock Ave. Youth Garden

Braddock Ave. Youth Garden

Braddock, PA- According to the 2012 census the median income for a household in Braddock was $22,984. Approximately 25% of the population is under 18 year of age.

North Hill Neighborhood Garden

Akron, OH- North Hill neighborhood is home to many refugees from Iraq, Afghanistan, Thailand, Bhutan, and Myanmar. 

Akron, Ohio

East Akron, Ohio

Detroit, Michigan

Braddock Farms

Braddock, PA- Braddock Farms grows adjacent to the historic Edgar Thomson Steel Works, built by Andrew Carnegie in 1873. The factory still functions today as a part of the United States Steel Corporation.

Elizabeth Park Neighborhood Garden

Akron, OH- Once a neighborhood with the city's oldest public housing, Elizabeth Park is now marketed as Cascade Village; "... an award-winning community with recreational amenities, comprehensive resident services, a 'green' living environment, and expanded economic opportunities.

Vineyards and Biocellar of Château Hough

Cleveland, OH- The Hough (pronounced “Huff”) race riots of 1966 caused people, and jobs to flee east Cleveland neighborhoods. Now in an effort to revive the area, many vacant lots have been transformed into urban farms, supplying food and employment to local residents.

Polish Hill Community Garden

Pittsburgh, PA- Wiggins Community Garden grows above the Allegheny River valley.

Wabash

Detroit, MI

Untitled (box garden)

Highland Square, Akron, Ohio

Cleveland, Ohio

Let's Grow Akron (Princeton St.)

Akron, OH- Former industrial lots are now used as garden space in the Firestone Park neighborhood. Across Princeton Street is American Utility Processing, a company that specializes in aluminum coating.

Corner of Copley Rd. and S. Portage Path

Akron, OH- The Summit County Historical Society allows use of the John Brown House, named after renowned abolitionist, and a site on the Underground Railroad, to supply produce to nearby residents.

East Akron, Ohio

Lafayette Greens

Downtown Detroit, MI- The Lafayette Building, which stood vacant for years, was demolished in 2009. Now the lot grows over 200 types of organically grown vegetables, flowers, herbs and plants that benefit the Gleaners Community Food Bank.

 

Ohio City, Cleveland, Ohio

Braddock Ave. Youth Garden

Braddock, PA- According to the 2012 census the median income for a household in Braddock was $22,984. Approximately 25% of the population is under 18 year of age.

North Hill Neighborhood Garden
Jennie_Kormanik-70.jpg
Akron, Ohio
UrbanGarden-11.jpg
East Akron, Ohio
Detroit, Michigan
Braddock Farms
Elizabeth Park Neighborhood Garden
Vineyards and Biocellar of Château Hough
Polish Hill Community Garden
Wabash
Untitled (box garden)
Highland Square, Akron, Ohio
Cleveland, Ohio
Let's Grow Akron (Princeton St.)
Corner of Copley Rd. and S. Portage Path
East Akron, Ohio
UrbanGarden-13.jpg
UrbanGarden-8.jpg
UrbanGarden-14.jpg
Lafayette Greens
Ohio City, Cleveland, Ohio
Braddock Ave. Youth Garden