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November 18, 2020 | Legal Document

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

The New York City Community Garden Coalition (NYCCGC), Earthjustice, and 52 organizations submit this petition to New York City government agencies, requesting heightened legal protections for New York City’s community gardens through designation as Critical Environmental Areas.

August 1, 2020 | Feature

Meet Community Gardeners of New York City

Earthjustice’s Sustainable Food & Farming Program team is partnering with NYCCGC to establish the legal protections that community gardens deserve.