Philadelphia, PA, Policies for the Sale and Reuse of City Owned Property

2014

By:

https://www.philadelphiaredevelopmentauthority.org/sites/default/files/Land%20Disposition%20Policy%20October%2030%202014.pdf

Urban Agriculture

This policy offers guidance to those city agencies disposing of surplus property as well as information to individuals and organizations considering the acquisition of city-owned property. Its section on Urban Agriculture states that the city supports the use of vacant land for urban agriculture, and offers definitions, terms, pricing, and acceptable uses for individual gardens, community gardens and open space, and market and community-supported farms.


Philadelphia, PA

2010 Population: 1,526,006

2010 Population Density: 11,379.53/square mile