Monthly Archives: August 2019

Brooklyn’s garden plan run by young people tangled in years of confusion

Almost three years after a group of enterprising teenagers in Brooklyn came up with an idea to turn a city-owned junkyard into a youth-run community garden, the plan has yet to come to fruition. Despite initial support from nonprofits and local elected officials, the sprawling 6,800-square-foot municipal land at 45 Somers St. in Brownsville remains […]