EVG file photo of Orchard Alley on East 4th Street
Photos by Sarah Ferguson
Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver, front row center, with Councilmember Rosie Mendez, to the right of him, joined community leaders and gardeners at La Plaza Cultural on Monday to announce the $2 million state grant.
DNAinfo/Lisha Arino. The grant will be used to study and implement the best practices for rain and storm water collection in 47 community gardens.