Chicago, IL, Developing a New Community Garden



Urban Agriculture

The Chicago Park District runs a community garden program within the city on public properties. This website provides resources to promote community gardening in parks, including an application for starting a new community garden, a manual for developing a new community gardens, a garden development checklist, a site survey form, a petition form, a letter of commitment template, a liability waiver, and a native plant list.

Chicago, IL

2010 Population: 2,695,598

2010 Population Density: 11,841.76/square mile