An ambitious community gardener is working to improve a long-abandonned street verge on the West Side. This particular strip of street edge is the neglected “back” of a large institutional lot that fronts the next parallel street. Their front side is, of course, manicured.
Here is a view back along the curbside towards the few houses on the block:
And looking further along the street edge …
Folks, this is one very long block of guerilla gardening done by a local heroine, or hero, or heroic group of people who care.
Eventually, the gardening does peter out as the curbside space becomes solid rock, but it does look like the gardeners cannot be stopped:
I’m back to blogging, bugging you or entertaining you. But the site got almost 800 views yesterday, which makes me think maybe I should just not write anything at all. Some stories get only a few hundred views; a few get over a thousand. There should be a subscribe button somewhere on the top right of the landing page, enter you email and you’ll get every new story straight to your mailbox.