Day 538

Joseph Daniel Wilson Memorial Garden

June 20th, 2013

This exceedingly lengthy history (or "extended chronology") of the garden reveals the extraordinary dedication and commitment required to maintain a vacant lot turned community garden in New York City, especially during the bulldozing days of the Giuliani administration.


  1. Sandi in Ashland says:

    A place where locals can have a garden?

  2. Gigi says:

    There are a lot of community gardens around the city. Roosevelt Island has one, and so does Riverside Park (Garden People’s Garden)

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