Coordinated by resident Ann Knoedler, the seasonal rental fee is just $25. Ann describes the project's origins: The garden started in the summer of 2012 after Ald. Willie Hines gifted the Uptown Crossing Neighborhood Assn. the double lot at 2321-25 N. 45th to start a community garden. We worked under the guidance of the former
Neighbors joined together this week to pledge to drive safely, talk to police officers who are part of the Traffic Safety Unit (TSU), visit with our Aldermen, listen to music, enjoy food from the food trucks, and learn about groups that are promoting safe driving.