Join Mayor Sokolich and the Borough Council for a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the new Fort Lee Community Garden.
WHEN: Friday, May 15th, 12 noon to 1 pm
WHERE: Stillwell Avenue, near the Recreation Center (located between the dog park & the tennis courts)
"Grow Your Own Garden" - Claim Your Plot - 1st Come, 1st Served (Fort Lee residents only)
The Fort Lee Community Garden is now accepting plot reservations from residents for the 2015 growing season. The space has 12 large, raised beds and several narrower ones along the fence for vertical plants and vegetables like marigold, squash and eggplant. You can pre-register your plot or register one at the ribbon cutting on May 15th. Space is limited.
Download Community Garden Registration Form and Agreement here
Hand deliver completed form to Fort Lee Department of Public Works at 530 Jane Street, Fort Lee or call the DPW at 201-592-3632 for more information.
About Sustainable Jersey:
Sustainable Jersey is a certification program for New Jersey municipalities that want to go green, save money and take steps to sustain their quality of life over the long term. Fort Lee earned a Bronze certification which enabled them to receive a $10,000 Grant that paid for the development & construction.