Press Release

For Immediate Release: August 24, 2016

Union County Grant Helps Launch New Community Garden

NP garden ribbon cuttingUnion County, NJ – Gardening enthusiasts gathered in New Providence on Monday to celebrate the official opening of the borough’s first community garden. In addition to the efforts of local volunteers, the 28-bed, fully fenced garden benefitted from strong municipal support. It also serves as an Eagle Scout project and it garnered funding from BASF, PSEG, Sustainable Jersey and the new Union County Means Green Community Garden Grants program, which is funded by the Freeholder Board and administered by the non-profit organization Groundwork Elizabeth. For more information about the program contact Groundwork or visit ucnj.org. (Photo: County of Union, NJ)

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