From the Ground Up: A Petition to Protect New York City’s Community Gardens

From the Ground Up: A Petition to Protect New York City’s Community Gardens

NOV. 18, 2020 On November 18, the New York City Community Garden Coalition (NYCCGC), Earthjustice, and 52 organizations submitted From the Ground Up: A Petition to Protect New York City’s Community Gardens to New York City government agencies. The petition requests heightened legal protections for New York City’s community gardens through designation as Critical Environmental Areas (CEAs).On November 18, the